celebrities with afib
Hacksaw Jim Duggan – Another Celebrity Afib scare… WWE Hall Of Famer’s family shared on social media during the Thanksgiving holiday that the family spent the holiday in the hospital with Duggan while he was in the intensive care unit. Duggan later provided an update on how he was doing and noted that he was […]
Over 60 and Afib Free… Many people interested in staving off the effects of aging will mainly be so for vanity reasons. They don’t actually want to be immortal but rather they’re just interested in looking younger for longer and perhaps having a few fewer aches and pains. But there are those with greater ambitions. […]
In the Afib Treatment Blog we like to include celebrities we come across who have battled Atrial Fibrillation. Insights into how these lives we know cope with Afib. For decades, Billie Jean King has broken barriers, fighting for gender equality on the tennis court and becoming a hero to the LGBT community. The 39-time […]
Dodger relief Pitcher Kenley Jansen had been hospitalized in 2011 for Atrial Fibrillation and had an ablation in October 2012. Since then, he’s had no diagnosed recurrences of atrial fibrillation. Update June 2015: Jansen was held out of relief work in the Dodger vs Colorado Rockies game as a health precaution. Jansen said he alerted the team’s trainers.
Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard Wesley Matthews pulled himself out of practice on Thursday with an irregular heartbeat (atrial fibrillation). Sound familiar? Matthews encountered the same problem last year in a Trail Blazers practice during pre-season. This recurrence is somewhat concerning, but, according to Matthews, the problem corrected itself with an electrical cardioversion procedure (paddles). […]
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
‘He recently developed atrial fibrillation, and the procedure (sought) to find the source of the abnormal heart rhythm and correct it,’ according to news releases.
“Asked coach if he could go back in the game!” Dallas Stars player Rich Peverley will spend weeks recovering from a cardiac event called atrial fibrillation, or A-fib. He collapsed this week, a medical emergency during Monday night’s game against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
MILEY CYRUS, actress, recording artist and star of the Disney channel’s “Hannah Montana”. At 16 she was diagnosed with tachycardia, a rapid heartbeat and a type of arrhythmia. According to an article in “Good for You”/MediResource on March 10th, 2009: “Cyrus doesn’t specify the type of tachycardia she has, but one type that can damage […]
I think it’s great to have the Queen of the soap operas Susan Lucci share her story and bring needed coverage to the “unknown heart condition” – Atrial Fibrillation In case you missed it: After an unexpected diagnosis of atrial fibrillation (AFib), a type of irregular heart beat they had never heard of before, daytime […]