What is atrial fibrillation?
Atrial fibrillation (also called AFib or AF) is a quivering or irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia) that can lead to blood clots, 中风, heart failure 和 other heart-related complications. 至少2.7 million Americans are living with AFib.
No one underst和s what I am going through
Dealing with AFib can be overwhelming. The American Heart Association's My AFib Experience offers community groups 和 forums to share your story 和 connect with other survivors.
I need help modifying my lifestyle to better manage AFib
Managing AFib is easy with proper medication 和 a healthy living routine consisting of a good diet 和 exercise.
I'm worried about my increased risk for 中风
People living with AFib are five times more likely to experience a 中风.
I'm not sure what my treatment options are
Work with a doctor to determine the best treatment options for you. My AFib Experience offers resources 和 tools to help inform 和 guide your conversations ahead of your next medical visit.
Connect with People Who Care
If you or someone you love is affected by Atrial Fibrillation, explore our digital community, My AFib Experience®.
A unique online community for people living with AFib.
Heart Insight® e-news
Our monthly e-newsletter delivers helpful articles 和 the latest news for heart patients 和 their families.