Leg Cramps

How To Beat Poor Blood Circulation

…cardiologists treat has nothing directly to do with the heart itself, but rather with blockages of blood vessels going to and from the kidneys, stomach, arms, legs and feet. We call this condition peripheral vascular or arterial disease. You may know it as “poor blood circulation.” Poor Blood Circulation is…

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Peripheral Artery Disease 101

…the brain. The result is restricted blood flow, discomfort, tiredness, heaviness, and, often, cramping. In the early stages of the disease, patients commonly complain of cramping and fatigue in the legs and buttocks during activities like walking. Because the symptoms tend to subside when the person…

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Don’t Let Shoveling Snow Cause You To Have a Heart Attack

…you feel ill or develop shortness of breath, chest discomfort, lightheadedness (or dizziness), heart palpitations, jaw pain, arm pain/numbness, leg cramps, or tightness in the lungs—stop shoveling. If the symptoms persist after 3–5 minutes of rest, seek medical attention immediately! This is definitely…

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