Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common type of heart rhythm disorder in the United States and affects about 3 million Americans. It is a chaotic, abnormal rhythm of the upper chambers of the heart. The abnormal rhythm causes the heart to beat chaotically, which many patients find un-comforting. More concerning, atrial fibrillation can allow … Continue reading This heart rhythm disorder affects 3 million Americans: Are you at risk?
It doesn’t take much to amaze me. My 15-month-old can use my iPad. Amazing. You spend your free time watching Harlem Shake videos (you know you do). Astonishing. Where I grew up, people randomly burst into flames. Consider my mind blown. When it comes to medical advances, however, the mind-blowing scale just doesn’t register high enough. … Continue reading Through the Wrist to Fix the Heart?