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New Study Shows Chocolate May Reduce The Risk Of Atrial Fibrillation

A study conducted by researchers at Boston’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center identified a compound that could decrease the risk of dangerous irregular heart rhythms or atrial fibrillation (AF, A-Fib), which can lead to dementia, heart failure, stroke and even … Continue reading

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New Study Suggest Aspirin May Not Be Effective In Treating Atrial Fibrillation

A new study demonstrates that aspirin may not be an effective treatment for atrial fibrillation (AF), as previously thought. In fact, the risks of utilizing aspirin may outweigh the benefits for patients who had undergone a catheter ablation. Atrial fibrillation … Continue reading

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Atrial Fibrillation Left Untreated Can Lead To Severe Complications Or Mortality

An estimated 2.7 to 6.1 million people living in the United States have atrial fibrillation (irregular heartbeat), according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevent (CDC). However, these numbers are expected to increase remarkably over the next ten years. … Continue reading

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