Alternate Names : Irregular Heartbeat
What can be done to prevent the condition?
A person can reduce the risk for developing arrhythmias by:
controlling high blood pressure
controlling blood cholesterol
limiting the intake of alcohol and
eating a diet designed to minimize
What are the long-term effects of the condition?
Untreated arrhythmias can cause heart
attacks, strokes, and even
What are the risks to others?
Arrhythmias are not contagious and pose no risk to others.