Weight loss may help patients with atrial fibrillation

11/18/2013 | HealthDay News

Obese or overweight people lost 33 pounds, on average, after adhering to a strict weight-management plan and experienced greater reductions in symptoms and episodes of atrial fibrillation, compared with those who lost an average of 12.5 pounds after getting nutrition and fitness advice. The study was presented at the annual meeting of the American Heart Association and was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

View Full Article in:

HealthDay News

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Site Quality Management
Minneapolis, MN
In house Compliance Officer
Pompano Beach, FL
Clinical Project Manager
Abiomed, Inc.
Danvers, MA
Sr. Manager, Regulatory Affairs - International
Integra LifeSciences
Plainsboro, NJ
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC