Types of Arrhythmia and Basic Terms

Tweet Atrial Flutter (Rapid Heart Rate) – abnormal heart rhythm that happens in the atria of the heart Atrial Fibrillation – the heart is beating too fast and irregularly.  You need to seek treatment and this may increase your risk of stroke. Arrhythmia – An irregularity in the force or rhythm of the heartbeat. Bpm […]

Supraventricular Tachycardia

Tweet According to Wikipedia: A supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) also known as paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT) is a rapid rhythm of the heart in which the origin of the heart beat is either in the atria or an electrical loop involving the AV node. This is in contrast to the potentially deadlier ventricular tachycardias, which are […]

What Causes Arrhythmia?

Tweet It can be different for everyone.  It is too difficult to pinpoint one thing.  Each person may be able to make the connection of what triggers their heart palpitations.  And maybe they can’t.  My supra ventricular tachycardia was constant.  I never had relief from my racing heart.  I know corporate stress started my heart […]