Heart of the Matter – Carotid Artery Disease / CAD
Many people are surprised to learn that the number one cause of death in the U.S. is heart disease, and figures from the CDC show no slowdown.
As many as 1 in 3 women die each year from cardiovascular disease or stroke — more than all cancers combined. – NIH
Fortunately, medical science has provided new therapies in recent years that have changed the outcomes for many women who suffer from heart ailments. In this episode of Medical Stories, we meet LeeAnn, 66, a lifelong New York resident who was diagnosed with Carotid Artery Disease or CAD.
Featuring renowned expert: Dr. Thomas Maldonado from the NYU Grossman School of Medicine.
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