Cardiovascular disease

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bundles
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   Posted 5/23/2010 2:00 PM (GMT -6)   
What is atherosclerosis?

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   Posted 5/23/2010 2:55 PM (GMT -6)   
Atherosclerosis refers to the buildup of fats in and on your artery walls (plaques), which can restrict blood flow. Although atherosclerosis is often considered a heart problem, it can affect arteries anywhere in your body. Atherosclerosis is a preventable and treatable condition.
Reference: Mayo Clinic

bundles
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   Posted 5/24/2010 2:00 PM (GMT -6)   
Thank you so much,dat was helpful
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