Tag: irregular heartbeat

Ventricular Tachycardia: An Arrhythmia That May Require...

Under certain conditions, ventricular tachycardia (VT) can be a serious irregular heartbeat, or arrhythmia. Caused by irregular electrical signals in...

April 14, 2022

Heart-Rhythm Tracking Devices are Very Popular —...

A relatively new software algorithm developed for wearable devices, such as smartwatches and fitness trackers, can detect irregular heart rhythms....

January 6, 2022

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute First in...

When it comes to implanting state-of-the-art devices to reduce the risk of strokes in patients with an irregular heartbeat, Miami...

November 11, 2021

Sudden Retirement of NBA Star Puts Spotlight...

In a sudden announcement, Brooklyn Nets all-star center LaMarcus Aldridge, 35, announced on social media that he is retiring from...

April 15, 2021

Heart Arrhythmias: AFib and Atrial Flutter on...

A recently published study in The American Journal of Cardiology shows that the incidence of atrial fibrillation (AFib) and atrial...

March 29, 2021

Pioneering Procedure: Radiation Therapy Targets Heart Rhythm...

The relatively new procedure, performed for the first time in Florida by a multidisciplinary team from Baptist Health’s Miami Cardiac...

March 17, 2021

Heart Palpitations: Here’s When to Seek Medical...

Palpitations often refers to a “racing heart beat” that’s not associated with exercise. But when is this condition something normal...

February 26, 2020

Roundup: ‘Burnout’ Linked to AFib; Blood Pressure...

Mental and Physical Exhaustion, or ‘Burnout’, Linked to AFib Heart Condition, Study Says If you feel mental and physical exhaustion...

January 17, 2020

Keeping Your Heart Healthy During the Holidays

Pressure to buy gifts, opportunities to overeat and drink too much and expectations to socialize with family and friends are...

December 12, 2018

Role of the EKG: From Doctor’s Office...

There are various tests to diagnose heart disease, with the “EKG” often serving as a springboard to other options.  An...

September 18, 2018

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