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Atherosclerosis The Inflammatory Disease

“We’ve long known that atherosclerosis is an inflammatory disease. In the absence of inflammation or injury to the endothelial cell, the cholesterol would never go through the arterial wall and it would never stay there.”  – Dr. Dwight Lundell It is the root cause of the rise in heart attacks, strokes, and cardiovascular disease. “When we’re talking about inflammation, I like to look at what’s causing it. If the client’s C-reactive protein levels are high, I want to look for […]