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What are the causes of coronary artery disease (CAD)?

CAD can be caused by smoking, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, or a sedentary lifestyle. These factors can cause plaque buildup in the blood vessels over time. It can lead to dangerous complications, but it can be helped if changes in lifestyles are made.

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