Get in Rhythm. Stay in Rhythm.™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

The Living with Afib session at the Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm.™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference was presented by StopAfib.org Founder and CEO, Mellanie True Hills, who spoke about:

• Help family members understand [0:29]
• Knowing your stroke risk [3:07]
• Dedicating the conference to Judy Currier [6:20]
• Autoimmune diseases and atrial fibrillation [9:53]
• Common issues, such as alcohol, caffeine, stress, diet, and exercise [11:50]
• Vitamins and supplements [18:13]
• StopAfib.org resources, such as the Get Started Learning About Afib Guide, News and Videos page, Patient and Caregiver Resources, Glossary, Mellanie’s EP Lab Digest articles, AtrialFibrillationBlog.com, and the StopAfib Discussion Forum [26:46]
• Patient and caregiver resources [31:32]
• Social media resources for afib [37:44]
• MyAFibExperience.org, a collaboration of the American Heart Association and StopAfib.org [39:09]
• Sign Against Stroke in AF Campaign and Task Force, including new patient empowerment materials that will be launched this year [40:40]
• Q&A [45:57]
• CHADS score
• Oral anticoagulant vs. aspirin [53:50]