“Cut your hand, a clot quickly forms to stop the bleeding. Atrial fibrillation can cause a clot. Blood clots that form in the heart and become dislodged can go to the brain causing a stroke or the heart, causing a heart attack. Undiagnosed atrial fibrillation can increase a person’s stroke risk by up to fivefold.”
To read the full article in Everyday Health.
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