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ME AND MY OPERATION: The icy balloon to help calm a racing heart
The day after my work Christmas party in December 2016, I woke up and noticed my chest was fluttering. I thought perhaps I had overdone it — I don’t drink but I had come home around midnight.
May Patient e-News 2018
All the latest news and updates from us all in one place.
GPs urged to check patients' pulse in bid to cut strokes
People with atrial fibrillation have a significantly higher risk of stroke, but if they have been diagnosed then they can be given medication to control ...
New research puts irregular heartbeat treatment in the spotlight
HEART: In Atrial Fibrillation, the heart's atria do not beat in a controlled ... never had this irregular heart rhythm, referred to as Atrial Fibrillation (AF).
New atrial fibrillation support group launched
A NEW support group for patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) is being launched in Frome, with its first meeting arranged for Monday 4th June.
Trudie Lobban MBE, Founder and CEO, Arrhythmia Alliance Media Tour Clip
Listen to these clips of Trudie Lobban MBE on her media tour to make people more pulse aware.
PA Live: Trudie Lobban May 16, 2018
Wilkes-Barre, PA - Trudie Lobban MBE Founder, CEO and Trustee of Arrhythmia Alliance & AF Association and leading AFIB patient advocate is here to talk about irregular heart rhythm disorder.
Watch Trudie Lobban MBE Founder, CEO and Trustee of Arrhythmia Alliance & AF Association and leading AFIB patient advocate is here to talk about irregular heart rhythm disorder.
Greater burden of atrial fibrillation linked to higher stroke risk
OAKLAND, Calif. May 16, 2018 -- Among people with intermittently recurring atrial fibrillation who are not taking anti-blood-clotting medications, those whose hearts were in abnormal rhythms longer were three times more likely to have strokes or other types of blood clots than those who had abnormal heart rhythms for less time, according to a new Kaiser Permanente study.
Stroke, TIA Risk Remain High After Atrial Fibrillation Resolved
Patients with resolved atrial fibrillation have an increased risk for stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) compared with individuals without atrial fibrillation, according to a study published in the BMJ.