Traditional therapies for atherosclerosis include controlling blood pressure, reducing stress and tension, controlling cholesterol levels, and using medication to reduce cholesterol levels. They also recommend using herbal remedies and other kinds of remedies to improve circulation, control symptoms, and reduce risk factors associated with atherosclerosis.
Coronary artery disease is a condition wherein fatty plaques develop on the inside of the heart muscle (atherosclerosis). The fatty plaques block the flow of blood through the heart, resulting in a heart attack. Coronary artery disease can cause a stroke and cause a heart attack.