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Solution for clogged arteries

have been told could have stroke could it be cured
Mon, 14 Dec 2009
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Yes, it depends on where the clogging is, though. Angioplasty works well for the heart, but not the brain. For that, you need medications and diet . Severe clogging in the carotid arteries requires an endarterectomy.
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