Atherosclerosis is when arteries become narrow and hard. This blocks arteries and makes bad blood flow. Also called clogged arteries, the reason for issues like attack, stroke, vascular diseases and more.
Arteries are lined with layer endothelium. This keeps smoothness in arteries. But hypertension, cholesterol, smoking damage this layer. Also this makes plaque too. Plaque makes arteries bumpy and with time the bumps get bigger and worsen cardio health. this blockage even makes pain in chest and if the plaque ruptures, the blood clot will get in the artery and make an attack….Readmore