What causes atrial fibrillation and what can I do about it?

February 25, 2015

What factors are associated with atrial fibrillation?  Age,  Gender,  Race/ethnicity,  Family history,  Other heart conditions (heart valve problems, congestive heart failure, heart surgery…)  High blood pressure,  Obesity,  Sleep apnea,  Alcohol consumption,  Diabetes,  Thyroid problems (high thyroid),  Lung problems, Infections.

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