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Many things can increase your risk for atherosclerosis and peripheral arterial disease (PAD). These include:
The risk for PAD also increases with age.
Milk Thistle: Benefits and Side Effects
Milk thistle (silymarin) is a flowering herb related to the daisy and ragweed family. It is native to Mediterranean countries. Some people also call it Mary thistle and holy thistle.
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People who have the disease in one part of the body are likely to have it in other places, including the legs.
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