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PINEHURST — One in every eight Americans over the age of 60 has Peripheral Arterial Disease.  In all, PAD affects as many as 12 million people in the United States. Slightly more men than women have the disease. Due to the prevalence of PAD, September was named Peripheral Arterial Disease Awareness Month by the US Senate in 2007.

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