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.
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Atrial fibrillation (also called AFib or AF) is a quivering or irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia) that can lead to blood clots, stroke, heart failure and other heart-related issues. 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 36 Ways [More]
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This American Heart Association/American Stroke Association video highlights the signs and symptoms of atrial fibrillation, or AFib. The ability to recognize Arial Fibrillation is key.  I was one of the ones that had it and did NOT know it. Beat Your A-Fib: The Essential Guide to Finding Your Cure: Written in everyday language for patients [More]
This American Heart Association/American Stroke Association video features Karen, an atrial fibrillation (AFib) patient, as she shares her personal experience … Beat Your A-Fib: The Essential Guide to Finding Your Cure: Written in everyday language for patients with Atrial Fibrillation The Magnesium Miracle (Revised and Updated Edition) My Atrial Fibrillation Ablation: One Patient’s Detailed Account [More]
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]
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
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
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]
In this video, cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. James Edgerton of The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano (Plano, TX) consults with an afib patient…
Interesting presentation – BUT – In my opinion the risks of further heart damage or even heart failure posed bu staying in afib are NOT worth the risk.  Remember also Afib begets mere afib so do what is possible to get in normal sinus rhythm. This is an invasive therapy in which a variety of [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]
Dr. Alo discusses atrial fibrillation treatment algorithms including many of the newer rate and rhythm control drugs. Also discusses the novel anticoagulatio…
When I first put this report together I thought the “For Dummies” slant might be a fun way to format the eBook. Then I realized – there is nothing “funny” about Atrial Fibrillation. I have had Afib for years maybe. It was my first and only major health crisis and I guess I needed to [More]
Dangerous heart rhythm disorder now affects more than a million people, with nearly 100,000 in the East of England and sufferers five times more likely to have a stroke.
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]
In regions where sun exposure may be limited, supplemental vitamin D may be required to maintain normal blood levels. The exact amount of vitamin D to achieve normal levels is unknown and usage varies in different regions and communities, which can cause problems, say the researchers. Dr. Bunch stresses that patients need to tell their [More]
Doin’ the Afib Dance – this one just cracks me up!  It does help visualize the different types of arrhythmias.  Fun to Watch – Good music too.  
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]