Arrhythmia Alliance News & Events
Stressful jobs are associated with a higher risk of heart rhythm disorders
Symptoms include palpitations, weakness, fatigue, feeling light headed, dizziness, and shortness of breath. Atrial fibrillation causes 20–30% of all ...
Can exercise lead to atrial fibrillation?
Researchers from Italy discuss the connection between exercise and atrial fibrillation, and the implications on physical activity recommendations.
Father-of-three finds out he's not eligible for £65K insurance payout
Vicky and Steven Huddleston took out critical illness insurance to cover their mortgage in the event that one of them became ill.
Check your heartbeat in 30 seconds at your local hospital tomorrow
If you are visiting someone or attending an appointment at Addenbrooke’s Hospital tomorrow (Friday), head down to the outpatients department opposite Lloyds pharmacy between 9.30am - 3.00pm and have a free heart rhythm test while you wait - you only need 30 seconds to take the test on a mobile ECG device.
Take Fainting to Heart
But if there is no explanation and someone has a history of unexplained fainting, there is a chance that it could be down to an arrhythmia. Sudden ...
Pharmacies across Barking, Havering and Redbridge to play major role in identifying atrial fibrillation
Community pharmacies across Barking, Havering and Redbridge are to play a major part in a scheme which will identify and treat people with atrial ...
AHA: Retired Electrician Saved by CPR, Jolts From AED
"I did a pulse check, and there was no pulse," Philipp said. "He was not breathing." Philipp started CPR and Paschal regained a pulse. But Paschal's ...
Trudie Lobban MBE, Founder and CEO, Arrhythmia Alliance Media Tour
Watch Trudie Lobban MBE, discuss the importance of being pulse aware on her US media tour.
New study: AFib and noise may be linked
Atrial fibrillation (AFib) is the most common type of heart arrhythmia. About 2.7 to 6.1 million people in the United States have AFib, and with the aging ...
Apple Watch's heart rate sensors alert man to undiagnosed atrial fibrillation
They discovered that he was suffering from atrial fibrillation, and directed him to specialists at a bigger hospital, where the seriousness of the situation ...