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Who’s at Greatest Risk of Limb Loss from Vascular Disease?

Earlier this year, the American Heart Association threw its weight behind a campaign to drastically reduce limb loss related to diabetes and peripheral artery disease (PAD). Those two conditions cause slightly more than half of all U.S. amputations, or an estimated 100,000 amputations a year. The AHA’s goal is to reduce limb loss by 20...