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A 23-year-old female asked:

i think i have afib my heart beats faster than usual but within normal range. is aafib ok? i'm still young and i'm scared

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Dr. Rishi Vohora
Cardiology 19 years experience
Afib is not okay: It would be unlikely at your age that you're having Afib but if you feel like you're having fast or irregular beats it warrants evaluation further. Talk with your provider. Also, avoid stimulants like caffeine or energy drinks.

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Last updated Feb 6, 2015

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