Submitted by Dr T on February 10, 2011 – 10:56am
“Clogged arteries” are the result of a build-up of atherosclerotic plaque that obstructs the flow in arteries. This is a process that takes years to develop and there is currently nothing that can undo the damage in a short time span. Medications, diet, exercise, modifying your lifestyle, are all tools that may halt this disease before it causes severe obstruction in coronary arteries or elsewhere.
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Hope this helps,