Do you know that Cancer is second on the list of the “killer diseases”? So which is number one on the list? It’s Atherosclerosis, the number 1 killer disease.
It is a condition where the arteries get hard and become narrow because of the accumulation of plaque around their walls. If left untreated, it can cause stroke, heart attack and even death. There can be many causes of atherosclerosis including hypertension, insulin, C-reactive protein, high levels of LDL, low levels of testosterone and HDL.