Why did I create Dr AFib?

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  Why did I create Dr AFib? It can affect adults of any age, but it is more common as people get older. Atrial fibrillation is not a life-threatening heart rhythm problem, but it increases chances of stroke by five-fold. AF-related … Continued

Can AFib cause a heart attack?

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  Can Atrial Fibrillation Cause a Heart Attack? Your risk of a heart attack is not increased due to atrial fibrillation, a rapid and irregular heartbeat that can cause symptoms requiring medical attention. It can lead to congestive heart failure … Continued

Dr. AFib – When should I go to the ER?

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  In Atrial Fibrillation, there are times you need urgent medical attention. One should listen to his/her body and go to the Emergency Room. This video describes when a patient with atrial fibrillation should seek urgent medical attention in the … Continued

Dr AFib – Can AFib be cured?

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  While medications and electrical cardio version are common for atrial fibrillation treatment, they don’t cure AFib. While there is no permanent fix for atrial fibrillation, there are many good treatment options. This video describes whether atrial fibrillation can be … Continued

Dr AFib – What is Holiday Heart Syndrome?

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  There’s this kind of strange phenomenon called the Holiday Heart. When everyone eats their salted pork, drink their beer, then they just go into this rhythm heart failure atrial fibrillation for a while. This video describes Holiday Heart Syndrome … Continued

Dr. AFib – What are stages of AFib?

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  What are stages of AFib? Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation refers to the beginning stages of arrhythmia, the second stage is persistent atrial fibrillation, the last stage is known as permanent atrial fibrillation. In this video segment, I discuss what are … Continued

Dr. AFib – What is your risk of stroke?

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What is your risk of stroke? Atrial fibrillation AFib, or AF, the most common abnormality of the heart’s rhythm. The atria contract in a rapid and disorganized way. As a result, the atria do not effectively pump blood into the … Continued

Why did I get AFib? (AFib Symptoms and Signs)

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What AFib symptoms and signs are for developing it? Atrial fibrillation can affect adults of any age, but it is more common as people get older. This video describes the known risk factors, signs and symptoms. In this video segment, … Continued