Circulation

What You Must Know About Angioplasty and Heart Stents

ANGIOPLASTY Each year approximately one million Americans receive Angioplasty/Heart Stent procedures known medically as Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI). Angioplasty is a procedure to widen narrowed or obstructed arteries or veins. This procedure typically treats Arterial Atherosclerosis. In Angioplasty, an empty collapsed balloon is inserted through an artery near your groin or wrist. The balloon catheter […]

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All Baby Boomers Need To Know What Nitric Oxide Does…

Nitric Oxide is a free form of gas produced by the cells in our body. Symbolized as ‘NO’, Nitric Oxide contains one atom of Nitrogen and one of Oxygen. It is produced when enzymes in the body break down the amino acid Arginine, and is mainly used for intra-cellular communication. So, read on if you are […]

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