Jerry West Talks Afib and Stroke Risk

NBA legend Jerry West joined Candace Rose Anderson of CandieAnderson.com for an interview to discuss the Golden State Warriors, Oklahoma City Thunder,and his personal battle…

Take it from Howie Mandel: Atrial fibrillation is a dangerous deal

Howie Mandel wants to make you a deal: Learn about atrial fibrillation, or A-fib, and you may just save a life. In an interview with…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Mario Lemieux

MARIO LEMIEUX Canadian American NHL/AHL Hockey Hall of Fame. Retires from hockey in 2006 because of Atrial Fibrillation.

Celebrities with A-FIb – Karsten Madsen

KARSTEN MADSEN, CANADIAN TRIATHELETE: Diagnosed in 2010 while still attending high school. Will compete in the gruelling International Triathlon Union Xterra race on May 19th…

Rich Peverley

Celebrities With Afib – RICH PEVERLEY, DALLAS STARS FORWARD. Sept 2013: A blip on Peverley’s EKG during his physical prior to training camp opening in Fort…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Steve McCatty

STEVE MCCATTY, PITCHING COACH (left), WASHINGTON NATIONALS. Aug 8, 2013: Steve McCatty rejoined the club for Monday’s series opener against the Braves after missing the…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Dusty Baker

DUSTY BAKER, CINCINNATI CUBS MANAGER: Diagnosed in Sept. 2012 atrial fibrillation as a consequence of a minor stroke. (But he was back on the job…

Celebrities with A-FIb – William H. Taft

WILLIAM H. TAFT: 27th President of the United States. (1909-1913) and later the tenth Chief Justice of the United States (1921-1930). He is the only…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Jerry Jones

Jerry Jones, Owner of the Dallas Cowboys, today the NFL’s most valuable franchise.  After buying the Cowboys in 1989, all the pressure piled up to…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Magne Furholmen

MAGNE FURHOLMEN, ‘A-ha’ keyboardist of the Norwegian pop trio (top of the UK charts in the 1980s) and former teen heart-throb was diagnosed with Atrial…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Tom James

UPDATE: TOM JAMES,diagnosed in January with A-Fib; On August 8th, Rower Tom James claimed Walesâ?? second gold medal at the London 2012 Olympics as part…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Howie Mandel

HOWIE MANDEL, funny man and game show host, was hospitalized in 2009; Recently had an ablation for his Atrial Fibrillation (June 2012).

Celebrities with A-FIb – Jerry West

JERRY WEST, NBA ALL-STAR/COACH: As a player for the Los Angeles Lakers between 1960 and 1971 Jerry West was an All-Star every year and led…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Birgit Fischer

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…

Celebrities with A-FIb – George H.W. Bush

PRESIDENT GEORGE H.W. BUSH (Sr.): In 1991 was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation due to hyperthyroidism.

Celebrities with A-FIb – Pat Robertson

PAT ROBERTSON, CHRISTIAN BROADCASTER. In March 2009, Pat Robertson underwent surgery to repair an irregular heartbeat [atrial fibrillation] that put the 79-year-old at higher risk…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Michelle Heaton

MICHELLE HEATON, LIBERTY X SINGER, UK TV STAR. March 2011: Michelle Heaton has revealed she was addicted to diet pills and blames them for her…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Tony Blair

TONY BLAIR, BRITISH PRIME MINISTER. Since 2003, Tony Blair, has been treated twice for a relatively common heart condition called supraventricular tachycardia.[includes Atrial Fibrillation].

Celebrities with A-FIb – Pope Benedict XVI

Pope Joseph Ratzinger, known as Benedict XVI, stepped down from the papacy on Feb. 28, 2013 due to declining health. Among other health issues a…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Dick Cheney

VICE PRESIDENT DICK CHENEY: [October 2008] For the second time in less than a year, Vice President Dick Cheney, 67, underwent a procedure to restore…

Celebrities with A-FIb – Donald “Deke” Slayton

DONALD “DEKE” SLAYTON, U.S. ASTRONAUT/MAJOR USAF. NASA Mercury program astronaut, Deke Slayton’s A-Fib was first detected in 1959. After focused effort, his arrhythmia ceased and…

Celebrities with A-FIb – MOTHER TERESA

MOTHER TERESA, the revered founder of the Missionaries of Charity and 1979 winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. Treated for A-Fib in 1992.

Cardiac Dysrhythmia Heartbeat Dances

Doin’ the Afib Dance – this one just cracks me up!  It does help visualize the different types of arrhythmias.  Fun to Watch – Good…