One of the first supplements atrial fibrillation patients turn to for a potential natural treatment is magnesium – and for good reason. The heart has more magnesium than any other organ in the body.
If you have been diagnosed with atrial fibrillation, suffer from rapid or irregular heartbeat, have chest pain or feel anxious (especially at night), consider these recommendations.
I “met” Doug online over at the Daily Strength Atrial Fibrillation forum that I frequent. In one of his comments he mentioned chelation therapy was significantly improving his afib. I had never heard of this “chelation therapy” before so I had to follow up with him to find out more as I was very curious. Doug was gracious enough to agree to an indepth email interview. Following is a copy of that interview. Enjoy…there is a lot of great info […]
5.8 million Americans have afib. Meanwhile, magnesium deficiency affects 68% of Americans, and has been called “a silent epidemic.” Magnesium and calcium work together to help regulate electrical activity in the heart. It stands to reason that if someone has a deficiency in one mineral or the other then their heart would not function effectively and would be prone to arrhythmia. Dr. Carolyn Dean is on the Medical Advisory Board of the Nutritional Magnesium Association. She has written an article […]