Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial Fibrillation

A normal heart beats between 60 and 100 per minute when resting. Atrial Fibrillation is a condition which can increase the heartbeat to over 140 beats per minute. These beats are likely to be irregular. In the heart of someone with this condition, the upper chambers of the heart (called Atria) contract randomly and so […]

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Stroke

A stroke can occur when a blood vessel in the brain becomes blocked or ruptures, causing parts of the brain to become starved of oxygen. If you suspect a stroke, you must call emergency medical services immediately and tell them what has happened and that you think this person has had a stroke. An estimated […]

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