Atherosclerosis (clogged arteries) often has a lot to do with your daily lifestyle. This cardiovascular condition involves the build-up of plaque along the arterial wall, which causes the arteries to narrow and harden. Some of the risk factors for developing atherosclerosis include smoking, a sedentary lifestyle, and – of course – by what you eat. (Manhattan Cardiology)
Here are some foods you can work into your diet to keep plaque out of those blood vessels.