Not much will unclog the arteries. You can stop the progression. You also have to realize that not all fat/cholesterol comes from food. Sometimes, your liver doesn't produce the right amount of enzymes to keep your cholesterol in check. The only way to undo what is there is to "roto-rooter" it out. Medications sometimes help, but aren't for everyone. Even then, stress and lack of exercise and sleep can compound the problem.
You found this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer.
For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...my mom has been told that she has a clogged artery in her lower leg according to a doplar test. she is going to go to a vascular dr about it. what are some of the ways they unclog a leg artery?
Does anyone know a legitimate list of foods that clog arteries and cause heart attacks? Please let me know so I can avoid them. Also, how can a person unclog their arteries and reverse damage? I m young and want to live a long and healthy life! So any information with sources will be appreciated. Thank you.
My wife had Carotid artery surgery this last December and went back to her Vascular surgeon in February and an ultrasound showed it completely open. She went back today 4 months later and an ultrasound showed it 90% blocked. He recommended a stint. How could it get clogged so fast? The surgeon mentioned something about scar tissue. What is your ideas on this?
Hello Doc, I ve been having a weird discomfort in my left part of my breast and a pinched feeling in my upper left shoulder blade!! I m a 26yr old healthy female and I sit up and google symptoms I have and start freaking myself out thinking I m having a heart attack! Please help!!
My grandpa had a heart attack yesterday. He has been unconcious since then last night they but a central line through him to cool him down to 94 degrees. It took the ambulence 15 minutes to get to him from the time he started having issues breathing and ever 30 seconds he would gasp for air. do you think he is going to have severe brain damage
dear Sir, My name is kashif latif and at this time i am 30 years sir my problem is for the month ago i have tingling and numbness in my both hand and at the same time i have feeling my heart is racing like 150 miles and hold body covers with shivirng and i am loosing control and going crazy and feeling that i am having a heart attack but when i visit the doc and he done ECG he foung nothing to done my heart and my heart is working normally and one more thing at that time i am feeling shorness of breath and my all body chill sir please tell what is this and i am fear of this this will hapen again to me i am awaiting your answer Kashif latif
i was in a car accident like 2 months ago, broke a few bones, had surgery(hip and femur)a month later i began feeling left chest pains, left arm pains...typical heart attack symptoms in other words. last night was the 5th time i went to the e.r. thanks to this pains and again they found nothing wrong with me or my heart so i guess the ekg and mri were all good. the pain is still there on a daily basis my parents refuse to take me to the hospital they think i m insane. my questions are can my heart be bruised or enlarged?or that would have been ruled out with the ekg and mri?they said its not my lungs but the pain is on left back also, could it be only muscle pain?i don t have insurance and all this medical assistance is pretty expensive. if anyone could please get me on the right direction i would greatly appreciate it, this pain is so stressing it feels like a tickle on my lung or heart and i m scared if overlooked it will kill me. by the way i m a 19 yr old grl and nobody in my family has any kind of medical problems....
A cat scan for the lungs revealed atherosclerosis of the great vessels , aorta and coronary arteries. Aorta and pulmonary arteries are normal in caliber. Heart and and pericardium are within normal limits. There are no significant mediastinal or...
Hello Doctor, I have had some wisdom tooth pain and went to doctor, he advised me to use hydrogen preoxide one week and lets try the infection go. He took xray of wisdom tooth and said all other looks good. He further said as I have never been to...