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Healthy Living: Freezing Away A-Fib

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Atrial fibrillation causes the heart to contract in a very fast, irregular way.  

It affects about three million Americans and can lead to heart failure or stroke.  

Now, there's a new treatment that freezes a-fib away, when medications don't work.  

Cryoablation has been found to be less likely damage heart tissue than radiofrequency ablation.