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Get in Rhythm. Stay in Rhythm.™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference. Sept 15-17, 2016, in Dallas, TX
Never miss a heart beat. Restore your life and freedom. Stop Afib.

Atrial Fibrillation: For Patients By Patients

Atrial fibrillation (AF or afib) is the most common irregular heartbeat and is characterized by heart palpitations, dizziness, and shortness of breath. This progressive and debilitating disease can lead to stroke, heart failure, and Alzheimer's disease, and can double your risk of death. Afib takes a physical toll, an emotional toll, and a financial toll on those who are living with it—not just the patient, but the family, too.

If you wonder whether you are at risk for atrial fibrillation, or whether you might have it already, or if you want to know how to manage afib now that you have been diagnosed, then you have come to the right place. is here to help increase your knowledge about afib, to help improve your quality of life if you are living with it, and to help you avoid an afib-related stroke.

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See the News and Events page for other news, events, and video interviews with top afib doctors.

Announcing the Judy Currier Scholarship to Attend the Get In Rhythm. Stay In Rhythm.™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

Do you want—and/or need—to attend the Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference … but you’re having trouble swinging it, financially? ... more

Afib Stroke Prevention Webinar: Hear from this Renowned Anticoagulant Expert

Complimentary presentation with Dr. Elaine Hylek about anticoagulants for preventing afib-related strokes ... more

Video: FIRE AND ICE Trial with Karl-Heinz Kuck, MD

Comparing Results of Cryoballoon vs. Radiofrequency Cather Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation ... more

Registration is now open for the Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

Be in Dallas with us September 16–18 to Get in Rhythm and Stay in Rhythm™ ... more

Sign Against Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation Task Force Launches Global Patient Engagement Materials

Advocacy Group Initiative Empowers Patients, Caregivers, and Healthcare Professionals to Take Action to Treat Afib and Prevent Stroke ... more

Watch the Videos of the 2015 Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

Afib Patients and Family Members Learn How to Get in Rhythm and Stay in Rhythm ... more

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More News and Events is part of the American Foundation for Women's Health, neither of which are affiliated with the American Heart Association, though our founder is very active with the American Heart Association.

Last Modified 04/11/2016
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