Expert Q&As – Atrial Fibrilation

Cardiologist Dr Ross Walker focuses on preventative cardiology and practises at the Sydney Heart Health Clinic

Atrial Fibrillation Fact Sheet

Atrial Fibrillation, also known as AF, is an issue where the heart beats irregularly

Long working days can cause heart problems, study says

Chances of developing irregular heartbeat – atrial fibrillation – spikes up considerably with working more than 55 hours a week, research shows

Kelly Landry was about to give birth to her first baby when her heart stopped working

Former television personality Kelly Landry was hospitalised during her first pregnancy with a failing heart.

My Fitbit saved my life. How an Australian mum’s fitness tracker did the unexpected.

A 34-year-old mother of one from Western Australia says she is “lucky” a Fitbit may have saved her life – after it helped her discover a serious heart condition which can cause heart failure.

Stroke Foundation section on AF

Atrial fibrillation is associated with one in four strokes.