Category Archives: Carotid Artery Disease

Know the risk factors for carotid artery disease

Carotid artery disease refers to the narrowing of the carotid arteries, which are two large blood vessels that deliver blood to your brain and head. A buildup of fatty substances and cholesterol plaque will cause narrowing and obstruction. When the carotid arteries are obstructed, it decreases blood flow to the brain and can lead to… Read More »

  • Posted on: Mar 15 2020
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5 Things You Should Know About Carotid Artery Disease

As the 5th leading cause of death in the United States, stroke can happen due to several conditions. One of those is carotid artery disease, which is when plaque builds up and blocks the arteries on either side of the neck that carries blood to the head, face and brain. Knowing the risk factors and the… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 14 2019
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