What is peripheral artery disease, and are you at risk?
September is Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month
Peripheral artery disease, also known as PAD, is a condition in which the narrowing of the arteries causes poor blood flow to parts of the body, most commonly the legs, feet, and arms. This usually causes pain. The condition is linked to a number of risk factors and indeed other conditions.
Click through the following gallery to learn more about peripheral artery disease–its causes, symptoms, and treatments.
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