Managing Atrial Fibrillation: Procedures

Heart diseases are the most common cause of death in the US. One of the most common heart diseases that older people encounter is atrial fibrillation, a condition that affects the heart’s rhythm causing it to beat irregularly and rapidly. It can cause various symptoms such as fatigue, shortness of breath, and heart palpitations. If […]
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Atrial Fibrillation in Women: Unique Considerations

Atrial Fibrillation in women is more severe than in men because they may not have noticeable symptoms at first and their symptoms are less severe which leads to misdiagnosis of the condition. Due to longer lifespans, they may develop this condition late and suffer longer than men, which also increases the risk of complications and […]
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Atrial Fibrillation in Women: Gender Differences

Did you know that atrial fibrillation risk is higher in women than in men? A recent study found atrial fibrillation is more severe in women due to many various factors. This also increases their risk of complications as well. Luckily, atrial fibrillation is treatable in both men and women. Learn about the difference between men […]
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How to Monitor Blood Pressure at Home

Did you know that high blood pressure is one of the most common reasons for heart disease or stroke? Managing your blood pressure not only reduces the risk of these conditions but also improves your cardiovascular health. Proper monitoring of blood pressure allows you to understand when you should seek help from your doctor. Learn […]
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