Patricia Bratianu

Patricia Bratianu, Author at New Life Outlook

About Patricia

Patricia Bratianu, RN, PhD, RH (AHG), is a nurse with 40 years of experience in an array of inpatient and outpatient settings.

During those years Patricia came to realize that conventional healthcare was not meeting the needs of all patients. She became an herbalist and obtained a PhD in natural health. This affords her the opportunity to provide balanced, well-rounded health care options to her clients.

Patricia is a professional member of the American Herbalists Guild, having passed the stringent peer-reviewed process to become a registered herbalist.

She believes no one health care system has all the answers. She uses philosophies and modalities encompassing cutting edge sciences and ancient healing traditions to create individualized programs for clients. Patricia educates and empowers clients, assisting them in choosing health care options that work for them.

Patricia works with people of all ages who have a variety of health concerns. She writes and teaches about health and herbs.

Patricia's Work

AFib and Losing Weight

The Importance of Maintaining a Healthy Weight With AFib

Managing AFib and losing weight are important to keep your cardiovascular system healthy so you don't develop potential life-threatening complications.
752 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on January 13, 2016
Myths About AFib

9 Myths About Atrial Fibrillation Busted

Many rumors and outdated information exist about this condition, so to set the record straight we've dispelled nine of the common myths about AFib.
278 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on December 2, 2015
Afib and Swelling

How the Risks of Swelling Can Affect Those With AFib

If you have AFib, your irregular heartbeat may make your heart pump less effectively. This may result in swelling of your hands, feet, or other body parts.
413 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on November 3, 2015
Living with AFib

10 Healthy Habits for Living with AFib

These healthy habits benefit your heart and blood vessels, improving the health of every cell in your body and make living with AFib more enjoyable.
764 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on September 15, 2015
Reducing Blood Pressure

6 Easy Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure

By reducing blood pressure, you can reduce your risk of developing Afib; lifestyle changes have shown to be the most effective in reducing blood pressure.
by Patricia Bratianu on July 15, 2015
The Ins and Outs of Clinical Trials for AFib

The Ins and Outs of Clinical Trials for AFib

Atrial fibrillation clinical trials are tests that researchers conduct to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of treatments for AFib and other conditions.
221 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on June 16, 2015
AFib Development and Progression

AFib Development and Progression

AFib development and progression varies from person to person, but there are some things all patients can do to help prevent progression and complications.
by Patricia Bratianu on May 19, 2015
AFib and DVT: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment of Deep Vein Thrombosis

What AFib Patients Should Know About Deep Vein Thrombosis

You have an elevated risk of developing Afib and DVT if Afib is already present. DVT stands for deep vein thrombosis.
188 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on April 28, 2015
AFib and Diabetes

Understanding AFib and Diabetes to Prevent Complications

Research indicates that Afib and diabetes are linked, as people who have diabetes are 40% more likely to develop atrial fibrillation.
69 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on April 14, 2015
Causes of Weakness and Atrial Fibrillation

What You Need to Know About Weakness With AFib

If you are suffering with atrial fibrillation weakness, it is important that you take note of other symptoms and notify your doctor right away.
353 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on April 2, 2015