Arterial disease is topic of meeting

CERRITOS - Dr. Randall Harada of Pioneer Medical Group will discuss peripheral arterial disease at a free class Jan. 26 at 1 p.m. at the Cerritos Senior Center.Peripheral arterial disease, also known as PAD, is a common yet serious disease that develops when arteries in the legs become clogged with plaque. Those suffering from the disease are 4-5 times more likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke than the average person. Harada, a cardiologist with the Heart and Vascular Center of Pioneer Medical Group, will lead an informative lecture on the signs, symptoms and treatment options of PAD. For more information, call (562) 916-8550. The Cerritos Senior Center is located at 12340 South St., between Norwalk Boulevard and Bloomfield Avenue.

********** Published: January 6, 2011 - Volume 9 - Issue 38