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Video: Important Facts About Afib Medications

Learn about the benefits and risks of different medications - from blood thinners to cold medicine.

Video: Atrial Fibrillation Risks and Warning Signs of Stroke

Learn about the warning signs of an Afib attack or stroke from cardiologist Dr. Tom Alloggiamento.

Video: How Related Conditions and Lifestyle Affect Afib

Cardiologist Dr. Tom Alloggiamento explains how high blood pressure, diabetes, alcohol, and caffeine may be related to atrial fibrillation.

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Learn different ways to manage symptoms of atrial fibrillation.

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Lifestyle Changes to Help Manage AFib

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Diet Changes to Minimize Your Stroke Risk with AFib

Stroke is a serious potential complication of atrial fibrillation. Learn about foods and supplements that can help reduce your stroke risk with AFib.

Stroke Risk Factors You Can Control

You can reduce your risk of stroke by making key lifestyle changes and managing related conditions such as high blood pressure.

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Alcohol, caffeine, or any stimulant can have profound consequences for people living with AFib.

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If you have atrial fibrillation, your treatment may involve drugs to control heart rhythm and rate, and prevent blood clots.

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