Helping Women Understand AFib With Boehringer Ingelheim
May 26, 2014
The statistics are alarming when it comes to Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) and its stroke risk. Did you know that having AFib can put you at 5 times greater risk of stroke? In fact, every hour, 15 people will suffer a stroke caused by atrial fibrillation. So what can be done? Joining us as Boehringer Ingelheim discuss the misconceptions, risk factors, signs, and symptoms are Doctor Annabelle Volgman, and guests… Education is key.
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