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Atrial fibrillation (also called AFib or AF), is the most common type of irregular heartbeat, or arrhythmia. An estimated 5 million Americans are currently living with AFib. People with AFib have a higher risk of stroke, heart failure, dementia, other heart-related complications, and even death.
(For the press kit please click here) Results Show Patient Concern about Stroke Risk Has Risen Over Time Washington, D.C., February 23, 2015 A survey ofmore than 500 patientsages 65 and over with atrial fibrillation (AFib) reveals significant insights about the conditions impact onolder adults.The disease is the most common type of arrhythmia, or irregular heart rhythm, that can lead to stroke and
February 26th, 2015New Educational Videos on Atrial Fibrillation
February 26th, 2015CDC Releases Alarming Study on Rise in Deadly C. Difficile Infections
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