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atherosclerosis is a disease affecting the arterial Blood Vessel. It is commonly referred to as a "hardening" or "furring" of the arteries. It is caused by the formation of multiple plaques within the arteries.

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Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

... of the cardiovascular system - the heart and blood vessels of the body. These afflictions are Coronary Heart Disease (CHD), Atherosclerosis and arteriosclerosis, Angina, Coronary Thrombosis and Myocardial Infarction and Stroke. Apart from the high mortality rate - it is estimated that CVD kills ...

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by sharleenreyna
Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:48 am
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... and the alterations found in the dead body. These observations have led us to discover the connection between smoking and cancer, between diet and arteriosclerosis, between alcohol and cirrhosis, and so on. Even the RH factor was not discovered on the macasus rhesus. The observations of Banting ...

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Growing human organs?

People usually don't die of old age, they die of things like arteriosclerosis because they live badly or things like starvation and malnutrition which organ transplants don't even begin to solve.

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by mith
Mon Nov 03, 2008 1:34 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Growing human organs?
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The Fiber Disease

... Cancer cells are rapidly dividing cells and are inhibited by ozone. 9. Ozone oxidizes arterial plaque It breaks down the plaque involved in both Arteriosclerosis and Arthrosclerosis. This means ozone has a tendency to clear blockages of large and even smaller vessels. This allows for better tissue ...

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by 1arrow
Wed May 31, 2006 12:06 am
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Re: Cardiovascular disease

arterosclerosis Well...there's arteriosclerosis caused by calcium deposits on the vessel walls.... There's artherosclerosis which occurs in larger vessels and is due to fatty deposits... And there's arteriolarsclerosis which occurs in smaller ...

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by cardiorrhexis
Sat Feb 18, 2006 7:16 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Cardiovascular disease
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