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Atrial Fibrillation Patient Support Group Meeting to be held in October

Posted: 15 October 2013

Holy Spirit Health System’s support group for those who suffer from atrial fibrillation (A-Fib) will be held in October. A-Fib is a heart condition that affects more than three million Americans.

Join Safwat Gassis, MD, FACC, David Man, MD, FACC, and Stacey Solomon, RN-BC, from Holy Spirit’s Atrial Fibrillation Center, on Thursday, October 24, for a discussion about “Understanding A-Fib: Treatment options and stroke risk management.” They will discuss why it’s important to properly manage this condition. Attendees will learn how they can substantially reduce their symptoms and their risk of heart failure and stroke. Two sessions will be offered: 2 to 3:30 p.m. and from 6 to 7:30 p.m., in Holy Spirit Hospital’s Auditorium C&D. Seating is limited.  Please call 724-6306 to reserve your seat. Light refreshments will be provided.