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Peripheral Intervention
September 9th, 2014

U.S. trends in diabetes and obesity


The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention mapped the rapid growth of diabetes and obesity rates among Americans from 1994-2010. Diabetes and obesity are two of the main risk factors for peripheral arterial disease (PAD).

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PAD_awareness_2_306x196Learn more about PAD at theĀ National Institutes of Health website.

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