Fighting Peripheral Arterial Disease At The Track

Fighting Peripheral Arterial Disease At The Track

Fighting Peripheral Arterial Disease Means Fighting Claudication clau·di·ca·tion MEDICINE Limping: A condition in which cramping pain in the leg is induced by exercise, typically caused by obstruction of the arteries. The trick to fighting peripheral arterial disease is to build collateral circulation, through exercise. Painful exercise. Things have improved considerably over the last ... Read more

Human Bodies Adapt: Claudication and Heel Pain

Human Bodies Adapt: Claudication and Heel Pain

Claudication and Heel Pain? Bodies adapt, means that both our hardware and wetware can learn. Claudication noun MEDICINE limping. A condition in which cramping pain in the leg is induced by exercise, typically caused by obstruction of the arteries. The vascular surgeon said active walking, including some pain, can build collateral circulation. I ... Read more

Disclaimer: As a veterinarian, I do not provide medical advice for human animals. If you undertake or modify an exercise program, consult your medical advisors before doing so. Undertaking activities pursued by the author does not mean that he endorses your undertaking such activities, which is clearly your decision and responsibility. Be careful and sensible, please.