Living with an abnormal heart rhythm: A ‘ticking timebomb’ that can lead to a devastating stroke

Living with an abnormal heart rhythm: A ‘ticking timebomb’ that can lead to a devastating stroke

1/8/2020 8:11:00 AM

Living with an abnormal heart rhythm: A ‘ticking timebomb’ that can lead to a devastating stroke

SINGAPORE — With his wife due to deliver twins on National Day via a Caesarean section, Mr Ng Wei Jie, 39, is relieved that he had his abnormal heart rhythm treated before embracing fatherhood. A compliance officer at an insurance company, Mr Ng discovered by chance two years ago that he has a type of heart arrhythmia called atrial fibrillation.

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