Does swishing always mean narrowing carotid artery?
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How to clear up your carotid arteries ?
I am 20 years old and just recently found out that both of my carotid arteries, left and right, are narrowed (60% and 40%). It can lead to a stroke and heart problems. I just wanted to find out if anyone knows any home remedies which could help me clear up my arteries and get rid off all the...
Does statin drugs reduce carotid artery blockage ?
It is known statin drugs reduce LDL. My question is, do they reduce the amount of plague already formed on the carotid artery? What reduces the plague? Is the carotid artery blockage a slow process? How fast does it progress? I’d appreciate it you could share some of the related articles.
Burning sensation around the carotid artery in neck. What is the issue?
Every now an then when I am walking I get a burning sensation around the carotid artery area in my neck. It doesn t last but a few seconds and I don t have any other systems. There is no pattern and it doesn t happen every day, but it does happen about 2 or 3 times a month. It has been happening...
Pulsation in carotid artery,muscle spasms?
Sometimes I get these weird sensations its like the heartbeat in the cartodid artery , but I can actually FEEL the pulsing in other parts of my body. I dont know if it is muscle spasms or what, but it stops after a few minutes usually or if I rub the area.
Is surgery required for almost closed carotid artery?
My husband has a carotid artery that is 98% closed and the other is about 60% closed. they are sending him for tests to determine the blockage, will he need surgery? Also will he have to be off work for a long time? I want to be sure he doesn t go back before he should. My email address is YYYY@YYYY
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