What makes peripheral vascular disease (PVD) worse?

Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) can become worse if lifestyle goals are not met. It's important to stick with the treatment plan put in place by the doctor.

Smoking, diabetes, elevated cholesterol and hypertension can worsen peripheral vascular disease (PVD).

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