Atherosclerosis And Heart Diseases

Atherosclerosis is the hardening and narrowing of coronary arteries supplying blood to heart muscles by plaque build up on and around coronary arterial walls. Plaque is a mixture of fat,bad cholesterol-LDL,cell waste, calcium and fibrin. Plaque gradually increases in size and chokes the arteries causing Heart Attacks or Strokes. Atherosclerosis is triggered by ( Risk Factors )high BP,high  bad cholesterol,high triglycerides,high blood sugar,smoking and inflammatory conditions like Lupus,Arthritis , sedentary life style and poor diet.