By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - It is estimated that 8 to 12 million people in the United States have peripheral artery disease. 90 more words
By now, most individuals know that being overweight can lead to many problems such as: high cholesterol, heart disease and diabetes. However, you may not know that varicose veins can also result from being overweight and varicose veins can be more difficult to treat in overweigh or obese individuals. 172 more words
If you’re a woman prone to aches and burning pains in your arms or legs despite being in a resting position, it may be time to consult with a physician specializing in vascular medicine. 281 more words
Making the connection: a call to action on vascular health – October 2013
“Making the Connection: A call to action on vascular health, is a direct result of… 93 more words
After 2.5 days and 230 tweets I have bowed out of the Vascular 2013 conference.
With more than 6000 delegates from four major clinical specialty areas (cardiology, diabetes, stroke and hypertension), the meeting was arguably the largest clinical gathering ever held in Canada. 602 more words