The symptoms of an arrhythmia can range depending on the type of arrhythmia and the severity. For example, tachycardia is a type of arrhythmia that causes the heart to beat too fast at a rate greater than 100 beats per minute.
Different arrhythmias can present with different symptoms but some common symptoms include chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, swelling, passing out, or fatigue.
What are the most common heart conditions that affect Americans? Let’s take a look at some of the most frequently diagnosed heart conditions, what causes them, and what symptoms they can cause. The more you know about common health problems, the more information you will have to take care of your own heart health and the heart health of your loved ones.