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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD) / Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) by Encompass Network Partners .. Posted Thu 28 Jan 2010 7:09am What is peripheral vascular disease (PVD)? Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) is a slow and progressive circulation disorder. It may involve disease in any of the blood vessels outside of the heart and diseases of the lymph vessels - the arteries, veins, or lymphatic vessels. Organs supplied by these vessels such as the brain, heart, and legs, ma ... Read on »
HEART TO HEART: Understanding PVD by Encompass Network Partners .. Posted Mon 20 Jul 2009 12:00am HEART TO HEART: Understanding PVD DR HAIZAL HARON KAMAR Monday, July 20th, 2009 02:52:00 STAND up. Feel the ground beneath you. Is it firm? Walk around and jump up and down. Go kick a ball. Now look at your feet. Look at them hard. Why have I asked you to do this? What is my point? For most people, this is not something that we thin ... Read on »
Jan 20, 2009 COPD exercise and OTHER problems i.e. PAD by Roxlyn Facebook Posted Thu 22 Jan 2009 3:47pm 2:30 PM mountain time, I am getting ready to go outdoors for a walk, now 70 degrees near Denver, Colorado���I feel sorry for those freezing folks watching the inauguration this morning.roxlyngcd@comcast.netBeautiful out, as nice as the photo of Clement Park looking towards the Rockies. I walked a fast hard walk backpacking my O2, today set on 8L ... Read on »
Peripheral Arterial Disease by Encompass Network Partners .. Posted Mon 14 Dec 2009 2:25pm Your arteries carry blood rich in oxygen and nutrients from your heart to the rest of your body. When the arteries in your legs become blockedyour legs do not receive enough blood or oxygenand you may have a condition called peripheral artery disease (PAD)sometimes called leg artery disease. PAD can cause discomfort or pain when you walk. The ... Read on »
Exercise improves leg pain cause ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted Mon 02 Feb 2009 11:45pm Exercise improves leg pain caused by arterial disease OAK BROOK, Ill., 03 feb 2009 – Patients with leg pain caused by arterial disease may be able to forego treatment of the affected artery by participating in hospital-supervised exercise, according to a new study published in the February issue of Radiology. Intermittent claudication is a ... Read on »
Don’t Let Cramps Cramp Your Style by Davalos & McCormack. Healthy Living Professional Posted Thu 26 Jun 2008 9:05am The other night I was lying in bed minding my own business, honestly I was! When all of a sudden my calf muscle went into spasm and a searing pain shot through my leg. After whimpering pathetically I leaped out of bed, or perhaps it would be more accurate to say I stumbled inelegantly out, then hopped around. It’s not a pretty picture is it, b ... Read on »
Symptoms and Diagnosis of PAD by savinglimbs Posted Fri 17 Sep 2010 12:00am The most common symptom of PAD is a painful muscle cramping in the hips, thighs or calves when walking, climbing stairs or exercising. The pain of PAD usually goes away when you stop exercising, although this may take a few minutes. Working muscles need more blood flow. Resting muscles can get by with less. If there's a blood-flow blockag ... Read on »
Exercise improves leg pain caused by arterial disease by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Tue 10 Feb 2009 10:21am Posted by Neill Abayon OAK BROOK, Ill. – Patients with leg pain caused by arterial disease may be able to forego treatment of the affected artery by participating in hospital-supervised exercise, according to a new study published in the February issue of Radiology. Intermittent claudication is a painful leg condition affecting some patie ... Read on »
Impact of antioxidant therapy on symptoms of Anxiety and depression. A randomized controlled trial in patients with peripheral a by Jan Posted Sun 28 Mar 2010 12:00am The aim of this study was to determine the effect of an antioxidant preparation on the progression of peripheral arterial disease, and to identify any effects on mood. A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of antioxidant was performed in 120 men and women with intermittent claudication and an ankle brachial pressure index (ABPI) ≤ 0.9 i ... Read on »
Chronic pain| Foot Hydrotherapy by Dr. Jennifer C. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 03 Jul 2008 4:11pm  Saturday, April 26, 2008 Alternate hot and coldhydrotherapyof the legs were given at ten 25-minute treatments during a three-week period to 20 patients with walking induced pain in the feet and lower limbs. 70% of the patients reported reduced pain after treatment, walking ability before pain and also maximal walking ability sustained up to ... Read on »