October 2017

Identifying and Minimizing the Effects of Our Lifestyle

Vascular Disease in the Board Room Along the upward climb to the corner office, there are numerous opportunities for both self-improvement and self-destruction. The fast-paced lifestyles of type A personalities are at risk for vascular disease. Major risk factors are diabetes, hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, and nicotine use. If any of these seem familiar, you should be evaluated by your primary care physician. Carotid disease Carotid artery stenosis (CAS) is a phenomenon that happens in...