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What can be done to reverse the clogging of your arteries after a lifetime of eating things that would clog ?
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Dr. Charles Jost
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Many factors
Evaluation by a primary care & cardiologist, reduce weight - BMI < 28, eat right: low fat, low (bad) cholesterol, consider high quality fish oil, cessation of smoking, exercise (if you are healthy enough per your physician), reduce alcohol consumption, take prescribed medications as directed.
Know your numbers: cholesterol, blood pressure, blood sugar and work with your physician to optimize them.

In brief: Many factors
Evaluation by a primary care & cardiologist, reduce weight - BMI < 28, eat right: low fat, low (bad) cholesterol, consider high quality fish oil, cessation of smoking, exercise (if you are healthy enough per your physician), reduce alcohol consumption, take prescribed medications as directed.
Know your numbers: cholesterol, blood pressure, blood sugar and work with your physician to optimize them.
Dr. Charles Jost
Dr. Charles Jost
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Statin
A combination of maintaining normal weight, regular exercise, avoiding tobacco, vegetarian or mediterranean diet, control of bp, and use of a statin and Aspirin would greatly lower risk, even after a lifetime of inattention to risk.

In brief: Statin
A combination of maintaining normal weight, regular exercise, avoiding tobacco, vegetarian or mediterranean diet, control of bp, and use of a statin and Aspirin would greatly lower risk, even after a lifetime of inattention to risk.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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