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Stroke Deaths Rising on Florida’s Suncoast—May is Stroke Awareness Month

New research from the American Heart Association shows that stroke deaths are unfortunately on the rise in certain counties across the country, including here on Florida’s Suncoast. Despite advances in awareness and care, there was a 13 percent increase in [...]

2020-05-12T10:45:12-04:00May 12th, 2020|Atrial Fibrillation, Stroke, Your Health|

Binge-Drinking vs. Frequent Drinking: Which Increases Your Risk of AFib the Most?

Drinking alcohol is a known risk factor for those with atrial fibrillation (AFib) or irregular and rapid heartbeat, which is a condition that often comes with no symptoms. Until now, binge drinking was believed to be more dangerous than other [...]

2019-11-13T09:28:51-05:00November 13th, 2019|Atrial Fibrillation, Your Health|