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Narrowed Arteries Can Cause Peripheral Vascular Disease

When arteries that go to the arms and legs become narrowed, the result is a condition called peripheral vascular disease.
While not necessarily life-threatening, it can lead to gangrene and the loss of a limb-most often a leg-if untreated. Continue reading Narrowed Arteries Can Cause Peripheral Vascular Disease

Decide to Live Longer. Part 1

At the turn of the last century the life expectancy of Americans was about 47 years. At the turn of this century, it was about 78. And as some scientists gaze into the crystal ball of human longevity — predicting life spans up to 150 years by the start of the next century — there’s a growing circle of experts who insist we have all the tools we need right now to live to 120. Continue reading Decide to Live Longer. Part 1