September is Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month

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Atrial Fibrillation, or AFib, is a type of irregular heartbeat. Why is it important? A person with AFib is five times more likely than a person without AFib to have a stroke. Risk factors include family history, heart disease, uncontrolled high blood pressure, chronic conditions such as thyroid issues and sleep apnea. Want to learn more? Download our free Patient Guide to Atrial Fibrillation & Flutter.

Download our Patient Guide to Atrial Fibrillation & Flutter

Questions? Contact us at Bxmorton@baptisthealthsystem.com.