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PAD Month

By | September 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|

PAD Month September is National Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) Awareness Month. One in 20 Americans over the age of 50 has PAD, and though it is a common and treatable disease, it is largely unknown, often unrecognized, and its symptoms are commonly attributed to old age. Peripheral arterial disease is caused by [...]

PAD Awareness Month: Signs & Symptoms

By | September 1st, 2015|BHC Blog Posts|

PAD Awareness Month: Signs & Symptoms By: Michael Simpson, MD Cardiologist at Birmingham Heart Clinic September is National Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) Awareness Month. One in 20 Americans over the age of 50 has PAD, and though it is a common and treatable disease, it is largely unknown, often unrecognized, and [...]