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Avoid All Alcohol Helps the Heart Beat Better

Avoiding All Alcohol Helps the Heart Beat Better

The longer you refrain from drinking, the lower your risk of a common heart rhythm disorder.

That’s the message of a new long-range study examining alcohol use and atrial fibrillation, or Afib. 304 more words

Health And Wellness

Is September Really National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month (And Why Does It Matter?)

The skeptical cardiologist received an email from a woman telling him that September is atrial fibrillation awareness month and offering me the free use of an infographic given that I… 653 more words

Lenient or Strict? Rate Control in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

The Rate Control Efficacy in Permanent Atrial Fibrillation: a Comparison between Lenient versus Strict Rate Control II (RACE II) trial was a multicenter, prospective, randomized trial to test lenient rate control versus strict rate control. 171 more words

Becoming an "Expert" Caretaker

Things I’ll be an “expert” at if I continue to be a caretaker for very much longer.

High blood pressure and high blood pressure medications.  AFib. 248 more words

iMedicalApps: Mobile EKG Helps Diagnose Afib

Name: Dra. Mary Carmen Marquez Lugo.

Email: drmarquezlugo@gmail.com

Website: https://cardiologiahoy.wordpress.com

Comment: iMedicalApps: Mobile EKG Helps Diagnose Afib
Three studies of Kardia Mobile suggest accuracy, ease-of-use SAVE SAVED… 330 more words


Why we might never find just one cause for AFib: A Q&A with Dr. Roderick Tung

September is atrial fibrillation awareness month. UChicago Medicine asked Roderick Tung, MD, associate professor of medicine and medical director of the Center for Arrhythmia Care at the University of Chicago Medicine’s Heart and Vascular Center, about the common heart condition, which affects about 6 million people in the U.S. 611 more words


Irregular Heartbeat? AFib, Six Tips for Living Life to the Fullest

St Louis, MO September 6, 2017 (STL.NEWS)  Atrial fibrillation, or AFib, is the most common cause of irregular heartbeat in adults. If you experience heart palpitations, fatigue, lightheadedness, chest pain or shortness of breath, you could be one o…