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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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Get invited to the Get in Rhythm. Stay in Rhythm. Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

Receive your invitation plus regular afib news and research updates ... more

Atrial fibrillation experts from the Cleveland Clinic will answer your afib questions on March 2, 2018

Drs. Oussama Wazni and Mandeep Bhargava from the Cleveland Clinic will address your atrial fibrillation questions ... more

Transcript of Afib Chat with Cleveland Clinic Atrial Fibrillation Experts on December 15, 2017

Answers to your atrial fibrillation questions from Cleveland Clinic afib experts Dr. Walid Saliba and Dr. Mandeep Bhargava ... more

Andrea Natale, MD Receives Prestigious Eric N. Prystowsky, MD Advocate for Patients Award from

Dr. Natale announced as award recipient at the 2017 Get In Rhythm. Stay In Rhythm.® Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference. ... more

The Economist launches "Preventing Stroke: Uneven Progress" report and webinar

Webinar features clinician, policymaker, and patient perspectives ... more

Did you miss the Get in Rhythm. Stay in Rhythm.™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference?

The Afib Patient Conference is over … but you can still see it. ... more

Can your lifestyle affect your afib?

Listen in on a no-cost webinar with renowned afib genetics expert Dr. Emelia Benjamin ... more

Experts recommend screening for Atrial Fibrillation in older people to cut risk of stroke and death

New afib research from Circulation, the journal of the American Heart Association ... more

The aMAZE Study Will Evaluate the Benefits of Using the LARIAT Procedure Before Catheter Ablation

aMAZE is for those with persistent or longstanding persistent atrial fibrillation ... 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

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Last Modified 01/11/2018
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