Atrial fibrillation is associated with increased risk for stroke and heart failure, which can lead to permanent damage or even death. Some less serious but still harmful symptoms associated with AF include sleep deprivation, lightheadedness, poor concentration, and the inability to exercise properly. In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh explains how you can go about treating atrial fibrillation, and how you can resume living a healthy life.
This video features Preeti Parikh, MD. Dr. Parikh, a board-certified pediatrician affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, is HealthiNation's chief medical editor.
Reviewed November 2014-January 2015
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