Atherosclerosis was the term introduced first in the year 1904. Felix Marchand was the first person to Introduce that atherosclerosis often is the reason for obstruction of the arteries. Ignatowski was the first to say that
cholesterol-rich food causes atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis is defined as the thickness of arteries that restrict blood flow to organs and tissues and causes various diseases.
Importance Of Atherosclerosis
- Atherosclerosis often leads to heart disease and stroke.
- Some patients often land up with disability due to atherosclerosis.
- 50 percent of cases every year are reported of aneurysms and blood clots.
- Atherosclerosis is also the main reason for higher mortality.
Causes Of Atherosclerosis
- Constant hypertension
- Excessive alcohol intake
- Tobacco chewing
- Insulin resistance
- Diabetes Mellitus
- Sedentary lifestyle
- Chest pain
- Weakness and numbness in arms and legs
- Difficulty in speech
- Drooping muscles on the face
- Loss of vision
- Severe headache
- Blood test
- Ankle-brachial index
- Doppler ultrasound
- Adrenalin- This is also one of the best remedies in cases of atherosclerosis. The patient complains of chest pain, vertigo, numbness, and weakness of limbs.
- Aurum Metallicum- The patient often complains that their heart has stopped beating for two to three seconds and then gives a tumultuous sound. Rapid feeble irregular pulse with high blood pressure, and violent palpitations. Sensitive patients have fear of death and grief.
- Baryta Muriaticum- This remedy is used in elderly people who also have asthma and other diseases along with heart problems. A throbbing type of pain in the heart along with severe palpitations often calls for this remedy. Severe vertigo and vomiting due to the hardening of arteries also get relief.
- Cactus Grandiflorous- Physicians prescribe this remedy to those patients who say that heart pain is reduced by putting pressure on the chest. Palpitations aggravate more by lying down. Dyspnoea and flatulence are also relieved by this remedy.
- Crataegus Oxycantha- Calcareous deposit in arteries of a heart often gets better by this remedy. Feeble irregular pulse with shortness of breath is also observed in these patients. Slightly exertion cases of Dyspnea.
Homeo Care Clinic
Dr. Vaseem Choudhary along with his team has treated many patients successfully with Atherosclerosis so if you are seeking your cure please visit our center for further assistance.