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Monday: July 12, 2010

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LIVELINES: CIRCULATION PROBLEMS

This is what P.A.D. looks like. It affects about eight million people and if left untreated it can lead to serious health problems, even amputation.So who's most at risk, and what symptoms should you look for.

Dr. Mark Fugate from Parkridge Medical Center was our guest.

He said some of the main warning signs to look out for are..

-cramping

-pain

-tiredness in legs

He also said smoking and diabetes are big risk factors.

MARK FUGATE

423.267.0466

 

This morning we also talked about a number of clinical trial underway to personalize treatment for Alzheimer's. Just go to ClinicalWatch for more information 

 

 

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