AFib patients face an increased risk of stroke, a potentially devastating event. Now a newer type of blood-thinning medication, non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants, is the preferred alternative to warfarin to reduce the risk of stroke associated with atrial fibrillation.
February 26, 2019 2:33pm EST
Please take our survey about your healthcare experience.
November 9, 2018 3:47pm EST
Levels of anxiety and depression seen in people who have a common heart rhythm disorder called atrial fibrillation may be affected by how the heart condition is treated, a new study suggests.
September 19, 2018 4:40pm EST
Heart disease and stroke patients are even more vulnerable to the effects of a disaster. The American Heart Association (AHA) has developed resources and tips to help those impacted by Hurricane Florence. The AHA’s Disaster Resources page includes a wide range of helpful information.
September 13, 2018 2:22pm EST
If you are receiving the MyAFibExperience daily digest, you will notice that it looks a bit different today! However, if you are not signed up to receive one, we want to encourage you to do this. The digest has undergone some great enhancements. We are very excited to have improved the look and usability of the digest want to make sure you have taken the steps necessary to have a daily and/or weekly accounting of MyAfibExperience activity delivered to your inbox!
August 22, 2018 1:35pm EST