Weight loss best cure for atrial fibrillation

A 10% weight loss is often all it takes for long-term cardiac benefits, according to Australian  research.

The study of 350 obese patients over four years shows those with atrial fibrillation who lose weight are six times as likely to achieve long-term relief from the disease than those who can’t shed the kilos.

Cardiologists from the University of Adelaide’s Centre for Heart Rhythm Disorders report that the more