The AFib-Dementia Link

Atrial fibrillation is associated with cognitive decline and dementia.

It’s vitally important to treat atrial fibrillation (AFib) to reduce the risk of stroke, heart failure, and death, but we now know that this common cardiac condition doesn’t affect only the heart. The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Neurocognitive Study found that AFib is also associated with a heightened risk of cognitive decline and dementia. Study […]

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