How can I prevent cardiac arrhythmia?

There are many types of arrhythmias. Some are serious and life-threatening and some are benign. In most cases, treating your underlying heart disease will take care of the arrhythmias. Also, treating the hypertension, diabetes and cholesterol will take care of the arrhythmias. There are specific medications and procedures for treating specific arrhythmias.

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