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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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141 People Voted for Mellanie H. for the PHBA 2008!

Comments: As a person who lives under the spector of Atrial Fibrillation each and every day, the web site, and Mellanie, provide excellent information at times to put some of my fears at ease.  It is clear and concise, as well as extremely up to date.
Comments: She has been an incredible help to all of us with A-Fib - to help understand what is going on and what is new in treatment.  The blog lets us share with others the issues and problems we face with this health issue.
Comments: The work that Mellanie has done is very helpful to me as a sufferer of A Fib.
Comments: I appreciate receiving current and up-to-date info that is useful.
Comments: Information is always timely and helpful.
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I am a newbie with a-fib. Mellanie has been very helpful in answering my many questions about all aspects of A-fib. I don't see how I could ask for more than that. So Mellanie gets my vote as the BEST source of information.

She is also very pleasant to chat with via email.

Nat

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Timely, concise, informative and honest.

 

Better than most vendors I deal with.

Mike Flanagan C.P.M.

Comments: The Blog covers an important health issue honestly and fairly
Comments: she has personal information about the blog she writes
Comments: Mellanie's blog has been a lifesaver for me! I have had quite a battle with afib. Her site is informative and comforting. I am grateful for her hard work and efforts to help others. I think of her as a true friend!
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Knowing Mellanie H and all she is doing for people with A fib

It is so comforting to have someone in our corner who has the same medical problems

Comments: She has done an outstanding job of making heart patients and afib sufferers in particular aware of the latest medical developments and providing a forum for them to communicate with each other.
Comments: The dedication Mellanie has to this cause is awesome.    She is tireless in her efforts to get out all and any news concerning atrial fibrillation.   She serves others unshelfishly every day.   I myself have learned so much about AF.  I have been diagnosed 5 years now and in all that time I never got such good information from my doctors.
Comments: Mellanie works tirelessly, both on her site, on others blogs, and by attending national conferences, serving as a go-between for the medical community and those who suffer from Atrial Fribrillaton. Both through her site and her persoanal approach to those who only know her from the internet, she brings hope; in addition, she actively lobbies to move research forward towards finding a cure for this emotionally, medically and persoanlly crippling disease. 
Comments: She is keeping me, a person with atrial fibrillation informed of the latest medical breakthroughs with my condition.  For this I am very thankful.
Congratulations, Mellanie H.!
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