Can atherosclerosis be prevented?

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Syed M. Peeran, MD
Vascular Surgery
A vascular surgeon names a few ways you can prevent vascular disease, including the preventable cause he sees in 80% of his patients. Watch this video with Syed Peeran, MD from Portsmouth Regional Hospital.

Making healthy lifestyle choices is the best way to prevent atherosclerosis. Eating right, exercising regularly, quitting smoking, and limiting stress can help stop atherosclerosis in its tracks. Talk to your doctor to discuss other ways to reduce your risk.