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Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) a.k.a “Hardening of the Arteries” – What You Should Know

With September being Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month, we wanted to focus on this disease as over 8 million Americans suffer from it, and it can be associated with a host of other issues such as heart disease and stroke.

What Does It Mean To Have Poor Circulation?

The body's circulation system is responsible for sending blood, oxygen, and nutrients throughout the body. So, when blood flow to a specific part is reduced, you may experience what is known as poor circulation. Essentially, there is not enough blood flow to a certain area of the body.

What Are the Different Options for Treating PAD?

Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) affects over 8 million people and may exhibit in a variety of ways.  As such, there are a number of different treatment options available. Unfortunately, general awareness of PAD is low with only 25% of those patients affected being diagnosed and treated, mainly due to a lack of[…]

7 Healthy Resolutions for 2020

Making healthy resolutions in 2020 will help you increase your vascular health and reduce key factors that contribute to vascular diseases.

Planning Your Next Trip? Don’t Forget to Pack Some Socks

While summer is a popular time to travel, this doesn’t mean travel time ends when summer is over. For many of us, business travel may pick up and for others we may take advantage of off-peak travel costs available over the coming months. Either way, as you plan your itinerary, think about making a pair of[…]

Understanding Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) a.k.a “Hardening of the Arteries”

If you or anyone you know has high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, or heart disease, or if they smoke cigarettes or have a family history of cardiac disease or stroke, then chances are that Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) already has or will touch your life.

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