Are you like me, do you LOVE chocolate? Or maybe coffee is your vice. Do we have to give these up if we have atrial fibrillation? Find out the answer in this Q&A session!
The answer to this isn’t as cut and dry as you would think. The best NOAC, or blood thinner, is the one that is best for your unique health condition and situation. For some, Xarelto will work best. For others, Eliquis will be the best choice. And still others will do best on warfarin (or for whatever reason warfarin may be the only option). There was a study published in November 2017, however, that demonstrated Eliquis as being the best NOAC for non-valvular atrial fibrillation.
In this episode a reader asks if there are any a-fib forums, blogs, and websites I’d recommend (besides my own blog). I start the episode off explaining why you have to be careful visiting these online resources and how to approach them so they don’t get you depressed. I spend the rest of the episode highlighting the best a-fib forums, blogs, and websites available today!
In this Q&A episode a reader asks if I still battle PACs and PVCs after my ablation. She also asks how bad they are and if my supplements are helping. I answer all of her questions and I do a deep dive into what PACs and PVCs are, what causes them, how to tame them, and when to be concerned about them.