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Something to sleep on

This weekend I finally went for a sleep test.  If it had been up to me I probably would have brushed it off, but my cardiologist has been on my case for the past year and a half – ever since I was diagnosed with A-fib.  You might recognize that term from the recent onslaught of commercials informing you that “A-fib is a type of irregular heartbeat not caused by a heart valve problem” and that people with A-fib are five times more likely to suffer a stroke. Continue reading Something to sleep on