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This Month’s Feature: Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke: Important Information to Know
Atrial fibrillation (AFib) is the most common type of irregular heartbeat (or arrhythmia) in the US. When a person has AFib, his or her heart can beat too slowly, too fast, or in an irregular rhythm. When this happens, blood doesn't flow the way it should increasing a person's risk for having a stroke. Learn more
Watch Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, our Chief Patient Officer, explain Atrial Fibrillation (AFib); a heart condition that could lead to heart failure or stroke and the dangers associated with it, risk factors & warning signs to look out for on Dr. Phil. Watch the Video