Below are some frequently asked
questions regarding AFib.
AFib can be caused by a wide variety of factors including age,
family history, alcohol consumption, obesity, sleep apnea, and high
Is AFib a fatal condition?
AFib is not life threatening in itself. However, it is important that you seek
treatment as soon as possible because AFib can lead to life-threatening
conditions like stroke or heart failure.1
What are my options if medications aren’t working or
are causing negative side effects?
How can I reduce my risk of AFib?
Lifestyle factors such as obesity, smoking, and sleep apnea may lead to
AFib. Ask you doctor about lifestyle modifications that help reduce your
What are the treatment options for AFib?