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Dr. Frank Halperin

Dr. Frank Halperin

MD, FRCPC, FACC
Cardiologist
Kelowna, BC
Q:

What are the symptoms of atrial fibrillation?

A:

Some people can have episodes of atrial fibrillation and experience no symptoms. Other people can have several symptoms which are linked with atrial fibrillation. These include heart flutters (palpitations), and shortness of breath. These people may notice a decrease in their ability to exercise or exert themselves. If you experience any of these symptoms, it is important to visit your physician.

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What is Atrial Fibrillation?

Ms. Nicole Murcutt

Ms. Nicole Murcutt

RYI, Registered Yoga Instructor
Yoga Instructor
Vancouver, BC
Q:

What are the benefits of doing yoga during pregnancy?

A:

> You can take time out of your day and really connect with your baby. There are many wonderful breathing and visualization exercises that really help this connection, and there's also different meditations that you can do that you'll learn in your class that you can even take home with you at night to regain that connection.

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Pregnancy Yoga and Well-Being

Dr. Maziar Badii

Dr. Maziar Badii

MD, FRCP
Rheumatologist
Vancouver, BC
Q:

Can back pain during pregnancy harm my baby?

A:

There has been no evidence of back pain during pregnancy affecting birth outcomes of babies, including birth weight and length, or APGAR scores. If you have questions about your back pain, speak with your physician.

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Back Pain During Pregnancy