New Ways of Preventing Heart Disease

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By Alabama News Network

Researchers in Korea are trying to come up with ways to treat hardening of the arteries, which is the primary cause of heart disease.

Calcium builds up in the blood vessels triggering the condition.

Right now there is no way to reverse it.

Scientists are experimenting with chemicals that have been able to soften the blood vessels in mice.

They hope their research will lead to new treatments that reduce the risk of heart disease.

 



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