The vascular system refers to the system of blood vessels that transport blood throughout the body. Vascular diseases are diseases that affect the vascular system. They can interfere with blood flow to or from the body’s organs.
Vascular surgeons diagnose and help people manage conditions that affect circulation, including diseases of the veins and arteries.
The prevalence of obesity has doubled in Australia in the last two decades. As a result, overweight and obesity will likely be associated with 10,000 thyroid cancers in the next decade.
When a person has heart palpitations, they may notice that their heartbeat does not feel right. Often, heart palpitations are not serious, but they can indicate a condition that needs medical attention.
Weight loss and heart failure share a connection. People living with heart failure may experience unexpected and extreme weight loss.