This American Heart Association/American Stroke Association video features an atrial fibrillation (AFib) patient and stroke survivor, Carl, as he shares his … Beat Your A-Fib: The Essential Guide to Finding Your Cure: Written in everyday language for patients with Atrial Fibrillation Conquer Your A-Fib: How To Beat Atrial Fibrillation Atrial Fibrillation : My Heart, the [More]
[ytapvideo id=12ZD9Kuga7k] For example, if there’s no shockable heart rhythm, the machine will tell you to continue to administer CPR. The machine will also intermittently check the heart rate by telling you to stop CPR and wait. If it finds a shockable rhythm, it will tell you to clear everyone away from the person and [More]
[ytapvideo id=BN2o3AZKLy0] http://heartandstroke.ca/videostories. Cardiologist Dr. Paul Dorian talks about the medications and surgical options available to control atrial fibrillation…
Jan McBarron M.D,N.D of Duke and the Doctor covers research that identifies some surprising contributing factors to A-Fib and some advice on what you need to … Beat Your A-Fib: The Essential Guide to Finding Your Cure: Written in everyday language for patients with Atrial Fibrillation
Pradaxa Alert! – Is Pradaxa worth it?  After my 2nd ablation my Afib has gone into remission!  My electrophysiologist  however has put me on Pradaxa.  I ran my Chads score and took myself  OFF PRADAXA…  I Pays to be proactive in your own treatment –  Guess Why…Pradaxa Bleeding Deaths www.youblawg.com4/14/12 A new report released by the Food and Drug [More]
[ytapvideo id=TfuKwAbQcT4] This video covers all the atrial fibrillation news from ESC Congress 2012 in Munich: – ESC Guidelines Update on AF, J Camm (London, GB) – Afib Ablation ESC Registry, E Arbelo (Barcelona, SP) For more ESC Congress content visit www.escardio.org
Now how could THIS happen? After a picture-book ablation in the beginning of June – absolutely no hitches, no bruises and no further AF ex…
Snoring may be doing more harm than just keeping your partner up at night. Did you know it’s is also a higher risk factor for stroke and heart attack than smoking or high cholesterol? Dr. Phil and Pfizer Chief Medical Officer Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D., talk to a couple that says snoring is killing their relationship. [More]
Patients are instructed on how to inject themselves with the tiny needle that is used to deliver the heparin under the skin. In a new study of some 3,000 older adults, those with the highest levels of omega-3 fatty acids in their blood were 30 percent less likely to develop an irregular heartbeat over the [More]
Stroke is a serious potential complication of atrial fibrillation. Learn about foods and supplements that can help reduce your stroke risk with AFib. Foods to Avoid with Atrial Fibrillation Atrial fibrillation (AFib) occurs when the normal rhythmic pumping of the upper chambers of the heart, called the atria, break down. Instead of a normal heartbeat, [More]
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[ytapvideo id=y7TgD0_r2KA] After suffering from fatigue, Marge went to a family doctor who determined she had atrial fibrillation, a cardiac arrhythmia. She then had surgery by Dr. Kevin Makati at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tampa. Watch as she shares her story. To learn more, visit www.AdvancedAFIBCenter.com or call (866) 894-7411.
[ytapvideo id=FpLzDpPXqUM] More than two million Americans are affected by atrial fibrillation — the most common abnormality of heart rhythm. Cardiologist Daniel Frisch explores optio…
Afib may actually be INCREASED by “Dark Fish” consumption. We may have to watch our for those cheap fish oil supplements! How long bradycardia lasts depends on its cause. For example, normal bradycardia in a well-trained athlete will last as long as the athlete maintains his or her usual level of exercise. For instance is [More]
BIRGIT FISCHER, OLYMPIC CHAMPION. [April 2012] “Heart condition threatens comeback by Olympic legend: The chances of multiple Olympic champion German canoeist Birgit Fischer making it to the start line in London are looking slim following confirmation from her doctors that she has a previously undiagnosed heart condition [atrial fibrillation].”
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation may be just the beginning, learn what to do to stop it from progressing now.
Fellow “Afibber” Charlie Daniels discusses his medical trials and tribulations… Legendary musician Charlie Daniels, best known for his award-winning song “The Devil Went Down To Georgia,” continues to perform over 90…    The Essential Charlie Daniels Band Simple Man The Ultimate Charlie Daniels Band
Afib Ablations are scary!  Unfortunately some doctors are a little less than artful in explaining the procedure and what to expect.  My Electrophysiologist spoke with me about 5 minutes about the procedure and I don’t remember exactly what he said.  Long story short – this video might help you – it did me. Stingram  Cardiac [More]
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The attributable risk of stroke due to hypertension may decrease in the elderly, partly because other factors such as atrial fibrillation become more dominant. Not just in stroke but in many …. Zapping Vein Tops Drugs for Controlling Afib CME. 2/18/2014.
Many AFib patients take Pradaxa to prevent strokes. Pradaxa,  unlike Coumadin, has no antidote.  If you have a bleed – YOU MAY DIE!!  Those taking Pradaxa should consult their doctors about other alternatives.  If you have been injured – sue the ______’s !!
I can still remember the “shock” I felt when my doctor said my symptoms where caused by Afib.  I thought I had everything from heart failure to liver problems to ????  I was sick and tired of being sick and tired as they say.  The mental and emotional panic that sets in with Atrial Fibrillation [More]
On The Doctors, Freda Lewis-Hall, MD and Dr. Travis Stork explain what atrial fibrillation is and how it may lead to serious health issues.
[ytapvideo id=MWAmxRCSQrM] Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most frequently diagnosed cardiac rhythm disorder. Affecting 2.5 million people in the United States, and may be associated w…
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