Boy: Hey, Gram, what are those purple footsteps?
Gram: I don't know, let's follow them.
Boy: This one says P-A-D. What's that?
Gram: Peripheral Arterial Disease, or clogged arteries in your legs. It says P-A-D raises the risk of heart attack and stroke especially if you're over 50.
Boy: Do you have P-A-D, Gram?
Gram: I don't know. But I'm sure going to ask my doctor about it. Now...are you ready to GO?
Announcer: Follow the purple footsteps at www dot ABOUT P-A-D dot org to learn more.
A MESSAGE FROM THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES.