Arrhythmia

What are Cardiac Arrhythmias?

…may learn of a cardiac arrhythmia at a doctor’s office visit when it shows upon an electrocardiogram. How common are cardiac arrhythmias? Very common. Cardiac arrhythmias can affect both genders and all ages. About 20 percent or 25 percent of patients with cardiac arrhythmias are not in any danger.…

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Yoga for Heart Health: Why It's Powerful Medicine

…beat other forms of exercise, cutting episodes of atrial fibrillation by 50%. Yoga had a significant impact in helping to control heartbeat and arrhythmia episodes. What’s even more interesting is that the participants found that yoga drastically improved their quality of life, and significantly reduced…

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Choosing the Best Form of Magnesium

…Chest pain * High blood pressure levels * Cardiac arrhythmias * Heart muscle disease * Hheart attack * Sudden cardiac death In fact, intravenous magnesium treatment has long been a mainstay for many cardiac emergency situations, from runaway arrhythmias and high blood pressure levels to acute heart attack—even…

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The Heart Health Benefits of Watermelon

…beat, and possibly prevent strokes. * B vitamins: B1 and B6, important for energy production. * Magnesium: Works to lower blood pressure, assuage arrhythmia, and more. * Potassium: A cardinal mineral for the cardiovascular system. Loaded with such powerful antioxidants, watermelon does everything right…

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Recognizing a Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia

…Electromagnetic disturbances can also push those people vulnerable to low respiratory sinus arrhythmia to develop cardiac, arrhythmia, stroke and sudden cardiac death. Electro-sensitive adults and children report cardiac arrhythmias as one of many symptoms they experience with exposure to radio frequencies. People…

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For EMF Protection, Use Video Game Systems with Caution

…. There is no evidence that the frequencies emitted by Wi-Fi are safe, and there is plenty of data on sensitive kids getting headaches, cardiac arrhythmias, and more while at school. These symptoms wane when they are out of the school buildings for weekends and vacations. But while I was at a Wireless…

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The Truth About the Benefits of Vitamins

…because they’re some of the best weapons we have to treat cardiac conditions like angina, congestive heart failure, high blood pressure and cardiac arrhythmias. In fact, I’ve seen the lab work for thousands of people documenting their nutrient deficiencies. As those deficiencies were corrected—with vitamins—I’ve…

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Healthy Heart Nutrition with Dark Chocolate

…good with such habits. An additional caution is that dark chocolate can act as a trigger-food or stimulant for people with an irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia). And, if you're diabetic, you must factor in the blood sugar problems that any sweet can cause and decide if chocolate is safe for you. The dark…

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The Health Benefits of Drinking Coffee

…develop a dependence on caffeine while still benefiting from some of its favorable psychoactive and psychological effects. Yet, if you have a cardiac arrhythmia, hypertension, anxiety or panic disorder, or if you’re trying to conceive, you’re better off switching to caffeine-free products. Other Important…

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12 Foods To Include in a Heart Healthy Diet Plan

…tempeh, miso and other soy products) and sea vegetables (seaweed) contain magnesium and linolenic acid. Magnesium helps protect against cardiac arrhythmia, and linolenic acid is an essential fatty acid necessary for cardiovascular health in a heart healthy diet plan. Linolenic acid also helps lower…

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5 Top Heart Health Mistakes

…leading cause of blindness). The lethal chemicals in cigarettes (and marijuana) can precipitate coronary arterty spasm, as well life-threatening arrhythmias that all too often result in sudden cardiac death. If you smoke, do everything you can to stop smoking and preserve good heart health. Heart Health…

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Wi-Fi Radiation Prevention Tips

…developing, brain of a child to a much greater degree than it does an adult. We also have research that shows cell phone bases provoke cardiac arrhythmias. Plus, the studies continue to roll in. To make matters worse, school Wi-Fi systems are industrial-strength compared to what we have in our homes…

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Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia and PACs

…node. First of all, we all have a "respiratory sinus arrhythmia," which is a bit of a misnomer when one considers that it is quite normal, and the word arrhythmia can conjure up the thought that things are out of synch. Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia is Normal Luckily, the heart’s conduction system is…

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Selective Beta Blockers Boost Conventional Medicine

…diabetic, with low-doses of the propranolol beta blockers to help control her symptomatic angina and arrhythmias. So it can be used, if necessary (but with caution) for a diabetic who develops arrhythmia after a heart attack, or who has angina. In cases like this, the medication saves and prolongs lives…

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