AF Association News & Events
Get in Rhythm. Stay in Rhythm.™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference
The 2016 Get in Rhythm. Stay in Rhythm.™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference, hosted by StopAfib.org, takes place this year, September 16-18, in Dallas, Texas. The conference will provide important information about the management of Afib, and bring patients and leading experts in the field together for a unique opportunity to engage and learn about living your best life with Afib.
Atrial Fibrillation: A Heart Disease That Can Strike Anyone
A-fib is fairly common. Currently 3 million Americans suffer from the condition. The number of patients suffering from A-fib is projected to rise as patients are living longer.
Michigan Senate approves CPR training for high school students
The Senate unanimously approved legislation Tuesday to require the state Education Department to ensure by the 2017-18 academic year that health education guidelines provide for instruction in CPR and automatic external defibrillators.
Dothan man saved through CPR and use of AED device
Derek Kilgore works out at Crossfit Embrace on Monday as Landon Brazell looks on. Kilgore collapsed playing a game of pick-up basketball at a local church and had to be revived by CPR and an automated external defibrillator.