Find the latest stories, news, and expert advice about atrial fibrillation, including medical research on symptoms, treatment, and prevention.
Learn more about the basics of atrial fibrillation and if you might be at risk.
Brushing your teeth twice a day—and flossing!—may do more for your body than just brighten your smile.
Nuts are rich in healthy fat, dietary fiber, and plant-based protein, and just one single serving per day can significantly help protect your heart.
New guidelines for reducing stroke risk in people with atrial fibrillation include the use of non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants over traditional blood thinners.
If you have high-normal levels of thyroid hormone within the reference range, research now confirms that you face an increased risk of atrial fibrillation.
The FDA, working with digital companies to find new ways to empower consumers to take control of their health, approved two medical apps for the Apple Watch.
In the UK, as many as 7,000 strokes per year are now prevented because more patients with atrial fibrillation are being identified and treated.
Learn about atrial fibrillation risk factors and causes. Find out what research shows about the connection between depression and afib.
A Swedish study reports that job strain is associated with an almost 50 percent increased risk of a-fib.
Learn about the different tests that can be used to identify atrial fibrillation.
Thyroid problems are a common cause of heart-related symptoms and conditions that increase your risk of heart attack, heart failure, and stroke.