Is Coronary Angioplasty safe?

A coronary angioplasty is a procedure used to widen blocked or narrowed coronary arteries (the main blood vessels supplying the heart). The term “angioplasty” means using a balloon to stretch open a narrowed or blocked artery. However, most modern angioplasty procedures also involve inserting a short wire-mesh tube, called a stent, into the artery during…

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Complications of Diabetes:

Over time, the surge and crash of dissolved glucose and insulin that occurs in diabetes can end up causing irreparable damage to many body organs and systems. We refer to this as “end-organ damage” because it can affect nearly every organ system in the body: Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) and Heart Disease. Hypertension is almost…

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