Facing Afib – Get Serious about Stroke
Did you know that Afib—also known as atrial fibrillation —affects approximately 2.3 million individuals in the United States? In this video, the National Stroke Association provides information on their Facing Afib program. This program aims to provide patients and consumers with helpful resources to increase their knowledge about atrial fibrillation. Atrial fibrillation is one of the known risk factors for stroke. In fact, strokes associated with atrial fibrillation can be two times as deadly. Learn more in this full clip.
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