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Does Drinking Coffee Cause Atrial Fibrillation?

It has often been said that drinking coffee is related to developing atrial fibrillation. How about people who already have a history of atrial fibrillation? 527 more words

Dr. Gifford-Jones: Mother, please don't fall

I lost track of the number of times I was called by hospital emergency to tell me my elderly mother had fallen again. Now, a study shows that atrial fibrillation, referred to as A Fib, an irregular heart rate, is often the cause of falling. 610 more words


Radio Wave Zapping of A-Fib

Majid Ali, M.D.

Atrial Fibrillating (a-Fib) Is Rapid Irregular Beating of the Heart.

Simply Stated, A Fibrillating Hear Is An Overdriven  and Oxygen-Deprived Heart. 359 more words

Radio Wave Zapping Of A-Fib

Telemetry Ahoy!

The official telemetry color of Nurse David is ‘Sea Foam Green.’ I like to be able to see my patients on the monitors easily. At the start of each shift I find my people on the tele box, print out a strip and make them Sea Foam Green™. 190 more words


My Boyfriend

I ran into my Pulmonologist in the hospital last week as I was leaving a friend’s room. She just had a baby girl. I was surprised to see him and didn’t know that he came to the hospital to see patients. 311 more words


Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep

“Now I lay me down to sleep. I pray the Lord my soul to keep. If I should die before I wake, I pray the Lord my soul to take.” 792 more words

I Almost Lost My Family

I was awoken at 3:40am by my husband who said, “I need to go to the ER. It’s my heart”  We had gone through this before when I was 6 months pregnant. 348 more words

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