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Mellanie H. Patient Expert

Decatur, Texas
Mellanie True Hills is CEO of StopAfib.org (http://www.StopAfib.org). As an atrial fibrillation patient, she lived in fear and knows what it’s like to suffer with afib. You can read her story at http://www.StopAfib.org/mellanie.cfm. Following her atrial fibrillation surgery... Full Bio
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Videos of Dr. Kamran Rizvi and Dr. Jay O. Franklin on Radiofrequency and Cryoballoon Ablation for... by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health At the Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference, Dr. Kamran Rizvi discussed radiofrequency (RF) catheter ablation and Dr. Jay O. Franklin discuss ... Read on »
Videos of Dr. Rob Kowal and Mellanie True Hills on Communicating with Your Doctor and Living with... by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health At the Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference, Dr. Robert Kowal and Mellanie True Hills tag-teamed to help patients understand how to communica ... Read on »
2013 Atrial Fibrillation Conference: What is Afib: Adam Shapira by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health Get Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Conference – see all videos at: http://www.stopafib.org/newsitem.cfm/NEWSID/482/videos-atrial-fibrillation-patient-conference/ ... Read on »
2013 Atrial Fibrillation Conference Opening: Mellanie True Hills by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference – see all conference videos at: http://www.stopafib.org/newsitem.cfm/NEWSID/482/videos-atrial-fibrillati ... Read on »
2013 Atrial Fibrillation Conference: Afib Medications & Stroke Prevention: Eric Prystowsky by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference – see all conference videos at http://www.stopafib.org/newsitem.cfm/NEWSID/482 Here, Dr. Eric Prystowsky ... Read on »
Video of Dr. Eric Prystowsky’s Presentation on Atrial Fibrillation Medications and Avoiding... by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health At the Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference, world-renowned electrophysiologist Eric N. Prystowsky talked about treatments for atrial fibrill ... Read on »
Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference Videos Now Available by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health For those who suffer from an irregular heartbeat known as atrial fibrillation, getting in rhythm and staying in rhythm can be an elusive goal. Thus, StopAfib.org hosted the ... Read on »
Share Your Atrial Fibrillation Story for the “I Am CardioSmart” Contest by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health As part of the second annual “I Am CardioSmart” contest, the American College of Cardiology is encouraging patients who are living well with heart disease to share their sto ... Read on »
Atrial Fibrillation Experts from Cleveland Clinic Will Answer Your Afib Questions on December 17 by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health Atrial fibrillation is the most common irregular heart rhythm that starts in the atria. While it is often a mere annoyance, it can also be responsible for life-threatening m ... Read on »
For World Stroke Awareness Day, Sign the Global Atrial Fibrillation Patient Charter by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health Today, for World Stroke Awareness Day, join the Sign Against Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation campaign to add your voice to this call for urgent action to avoid thousands of pr ... Read on »
Video Preview of Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference — Dr. Robert Kowal on Afib Catheter... by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health Dr. Robert Kowal, Electrophysiologist (Baylor), will speak at our November 2, 2013, Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference.  He will talk about ... Read on »
Afib Catheter Ablation — Dr. Robert Kowal on Considering Atrial Fibrillation Catheter Ablation by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health Dr. Robert Kowal, Electrophysiologist, HeartPlace and Baylor Heart and Vascular Services at Dallas, is a speaker at the Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Pat ... Read on »
You Can Help Put a Stop to Heart Disease, and Maybe Even Atrial Fibrillation by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) is leading a new research study, the Health eHeart Study, focused on putting a stop to the #1 killer, heart disease. That i ... Read on »
Time is Running Out to Learn How to Get in Rhythm and Stay in Rhythm by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health Do you want to attend the Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm AF Patient Conference, but just haven’t had time to register? It’s that time! With only a few more days before we hav ... Read on »
Free Online Anticoagulation Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation Seminar October 15 by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health ACT (Anti-Coagulation Therapy) Now, a free educational seminar, will be held on October 15, 2013. StopAfib.org founder, Mellanie True Hills, will be one of the panelists. Le ... Read on »
US Atrial Fibrillation Patients Get Free AliveCor iPhone ECG Heart Monitors — Limited... by Mellanie H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health Do you ever wonder if you’re in afib? Now you can check anytime, anywhere, if you have an iPhone 4/4s or iPhone 5. AliveCor is providing Heart Monitors for free to the StopA ... Read on »