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Connecting with AFib Influencers in Chicago

Recently, I was privileged to attend to the #MyAfibStorySummit on November 15th in Chicago. This digital influencer event, produced by Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc.*, featured a collection of AFib bloggers and well known thought-leaders. 319 more words


When AFib Bites Back (Again)

On the morning of November 14, while driving to work, I placed two fingers on my carotid artery to take my morning pulse. It was something I had trained myself to do every day since being diagnosed with AFib, and before long it becomes second nature. 187 more words


AFib and Me: One Year Later

Today’s the day. It was exactly one year ago – a day that changed everything.


When the cardiologist walked into the room, it didn’t take long for him to diagnose. 488 more words

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Wrestling with A-Fib

Atrial fibrillation (also referred to as  A-fib) is a common type of irregular heartbeat, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be scary. 250 more words

RACE RECAP: White Mountain Milers Half Marathon

Today was the fourth and final leg of the October Sunday Challenge. Today’s race was the White Mountain Milers Half Marathon up in the Mt. Washington Valley in northern New Hampshire. 217 more words