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What Is Coronary Heart Disease?

The process of coronary heart disease begins when the coronary arteries become narrow by a gradual build up of fatty material within their walls. This condition is called ‘atherosclerosis’ and the fatty material is called ‘atheroma’ In time the artery may become so narrow that it cannot deliver enough oxygen-containing blood to the heart muscle […]

08/07/2016 | 0 Comments More