Feet Swelling

What Your Feet Say About Your Heart: Peripheral Artery Disease 101

…, they burn energy and release waste. This waste causes the cells in the muscles to swell and press against adjacent blood vessels. In a person whose arteries are already compromised by plaque buildup, the swelling causes further vasoconstriction, or narrowing of the vessels. Worse yet, the toxins themselves…

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Plaque Buildup and Peripheral Artery Disease

…, they burn energy and release waste. This waste causes the cells in the muscles to swell and press against adjacent blood vessels. In a person whose arteries are already compromised by plaque buildup, the swelling causes further vasoconstriction, or narrowing of the blood vessels. Worse yet, the toxins…

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