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Why that Non-Healing Wound Matters to Your Vascular Health

Last month, a neighbor of mine fell while she was walking to her mailbox and scraped her leg very badly. I went to check on her and helped her clean the injury. It’s been weeks now, and I can see the wound on her leg is not healing properly.

If you have a wound that just […]

What Puts You at Risk for PAD?

There are many lifestyle choices or diseases that can you put you at risk for vascular disease, specifically Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD).

One lifestyle choice is smoking. For smokers, the nicotine in cigarettes causes constriction in the walls of your arteries. This constricted space allows plaque buildup in the arteries, and, if too much plaque collects, […]

Is It Arthritis or Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)?

Many people with leg pain assume it is just a part of getting older and getting arthritis. However, it is very important to know that Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) can be confused with arthritis. Since PAD can have serious consequences, you should seek medical attention to be sure you know the root cause of your […]

Peripheral Artery Disease Escalating Worldwide

According to an article published in USA Today more people around the world have Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD): a serious vascular disease caused by the narrowing of arteries. One of the most classic symptoms of PAD is leg pain during exercise which stops at rest. People with Peripheral Artery Disease are at a higher risk […]

June 22nd, 2017|Tags: , , |

PAD Is like a Time Bomb in Your Arteries

Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)  is caused by the blockage of arteries and affects millions of people over the age of 50 every year. Today we would like to share the story of Bernard D, 62, a retired airport parking manager who shared his PAD journey with Daily mail.

“The cramp always started when I went out […]

Former American Football Coach Talks About PAD!

John Earl Madden is a former American football coach and broadcaster for the National Football League. He is the well known former NFL football, head coach who led the Oakland Raiders to victory in Super Bowl XI, has authored several best-selling books, and has received 13 Emmy Awards over 21 seasons as a popular TV […]