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High Blood Pressure Meds: What You Need To Know

If your doctor has recently prescribed high blood pressure meds for you, there are a few things you need to know first. By educating yourself, you can get the best treatment that is right for you. 543 more words

Blood Pressure

The Eyes Have It: Diabetic Retinopathy

How It Began

As my ophthalmologist said Tuesday, it’s not what you’ve done recently that comes back to bite you; it’s what you did ten years ago. 1,755 more words


Type 2 Diabetes Symptoms and Causes

Type 2 diabetes symptoms and causes can be subtle and confusing.

But since diabetes is skyrocketing all around the world, it only makes good commonsense to learn the causes and symptoms of diabetes. 531 more words

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Erectile Dysfunction: Vascular Disease and ED

Vascular diseases are those that affect the blood vessels. These diseases restrict blood flow to organs such as the heart, brain, and kidneys. In cases of ED, vascular diseases restrict blood flow to the penis. 305 more words

Blood Flow

What is an Ankle-Brachial-Index (ABI) test?

If you are complaining of pain in your legs and your physician is suspecting a disease in your arteries or PAD, he/she might order a test called ABI. 195 more words

Vascular Information

L-Arginine Benefits

Looking for l-arginine benefits? L-arginine promotes relaxation of blood vessels by producing nitric oxide. The below given article provides information on l-arginine health benefits for men, women and body builders. 634 more words

Amino Acid

Varicose Veins and Venous Insufficiency (Part 1)

Anatomy of Veins

Veins are blood vessels that carry blood from different parts of the body back to the heart.  There are different types of veins in our bodies. 269 more words

Vascular Surgery