Afib Awareness Month A discussion with Mellanie True Hills, founder and CEO of StopAfib.org and an update on ACC resources for the treatment of afib.
What is atrial fibrillation? Atrial fibrillation is an atrial arrhythmia where the upper chambers don’t contract normally, causing higher heart rates in the lower ventricles. The Science of Treating Atrial Fibrillation (Home Use) Lone Atrial Fibrillation Towards a Cure A Simple Guide To Ventricular Fibrillation, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Disorders (A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions)
www.GetSMARTAboutAfib.com Tim Knutson is a family man and an airline pilot. In this video he shares the story of how his life changed after undergoing a … Beat Your A-Fib: The Essential Guide to Finding Your Cure: Written in everyday language for patients with Atrial Fibrillation Afib Atrial Fibrillation Italian Charm for Bracelet The Magnesium [More]
This is a description of my experience with Atrial Fibrillation and the treatment I received at Sunnybrook in Toronto with Dr. Sheldon Singh over 2012 and into … Beat Your A-Fib: The Essential Guide to Finding Your Cure: Written in everyday language for patients with Atrial Fibrillation Keeping Your Heart in Rhythm: The Seven Natural [More]
I talk about my experience with atrial fibrillation and catheter ablation. If you are thinking about having an ablation, you should watch this video. Beat Your A-Fib: The Essential Guide to Finding Your Cure: Written in everyday language for patients with Atrial Fibrillation A Patient’s Guide to Heart Rhythm Problems (A Johns Hopkins Press Health [More]
On May 10th, 2011 I had my second catheter ablation for Afib. Cure for Atrial Fibrillation (Afib) Cure for Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT) (Fix for Heart Rhythm … Beat Your A-Fib: The Essential Guide to Finding Your Cure: Written in everyday language for patients with Atrial Fibrillation How To Stop or Prevent Heart Palpitations Medifocus Guidebook [More]
My personal experience. 34 year old former athlete. imdb.me/eddiejohnson Beat Your A-Fib: The Essential Guide to Finding Your Cure: Written in everyday language for patients with Atrial Fibrillation Atrial Fibrillation: Remineralize Your Heart Conquer Your A-Fib: How To Beat Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial fibrillation (known as AF or Afib) is the most common heart rhythm disturbance in the world. It can affect adults of any age, but it is more common as people get older. Atrial fibrillation is not a life-threatening heart rhythm problem, but it increases chances of stroke five-fold. AF-related stroke can be more damaging, [More]
For 50 years, there has been only one medication — warfarin — that has been used to prevent strokes in patients who have atrial fibrillation. Now there is a new medication that is proven to not only be more effective, but can actually save lives.
StopAfib.org interviews Dr. Matthew Reynolds, of the Harvard Clinical Research Institute. In this video interview, Dr. Reynolds talked about his research looking at outcomes and quality of life following catheter ablation. His research analyzed quality of life data that was collected as part of a previously-reported catheter trial, in which catheter ablation was found to [More]
Dr. Darryl Wells of the Swedish Heart and Vascular Institute talks about the stroke risk associated with atrial fibrillation and how that risk is dealt with. There are medications that thin the blood and reduce stroke risk. There are also medications used to manage the heart rate and the heart rhythm. For more about atrial [More]
Modern medicine has come up with a simple device that can actually take the place of your natural pacemaker. The artificial pacemaker is implanted into the body and emits and electrical impulse to keep your heart beating properly. There have been many advancements in the artificial pacemaker over the last few years. In fact, some [More]
Cardiac Electrophysiology – Cardiac Electrophysiologists study the electrical system of the heart. Blood pressure and heart rates can cause irregular heartbeats. Symptoms include palpitations, dizziness, and passing out. Tests, procedures, and treatments are discussed in this video.
Dr. Joseph Souza, Electrophysiologist with Asheville Cardiology Associates, provides an overview of the cardiac catheter ablation procedure. He discusses heart rhythm disorders that may benefit from the procedure and what to anticipate upon arrival at Mission Hospital on the day of the procedure. The recovery process is discussed including an overview of success rates and [More]
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]
Dr. James Ong, a Cardiac Electrophysiologist, explains the mechanism of Atrial Fibrillation and how Radiofrequency Ablation can help eliminate AFib.
But the reality is that doctors don’t yet know how much vitamin D causes toxicity, which is why Dr. Bunch says communication between a patient and their healthcare provider is critical. Vitamin D, which is synthesized by the body with exposure to sun, is used to regulate calcium and phosphate concentrations in the blood and [More]
Therefore, clinicians may minimize the significance of afib to the patient and may fail to provide the level of support and information needed for self-management of recurrent symptomatic afib.” Afib patients may go untreated. Afib can fly under the radar as some patients don’t have symptoms and some may only have symptoms once in a [More]
Cryo Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation.
Dr. Squitieri discusses symptoms and treatment of Atrial Fibrillation.
Atrial Fibrillation is the most common abnormal heart rhythm affecting nearly 1.7 million Americans. Alexander Wohler, MD, FACS, Cardiothoracic Surgery, St. …
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.
Inducible SVT was found in large percentage of pediatric patients undergoing EP study for so-called lone AF. Scott R. Ceresnak, MD Children’s Hospital at Mon…
Atrial Fibrillation ablation – This is an invasive therapy in which a variety of catheters (wires) are inserted through veins in the groin into the heart. T…
) What is Afib? Permission granted for educational purposes only. Atrial fibrillation (known as AF or Afib) is the most common heart rhythm disturbanc…