Nation of Lifesavers

Every year, over 30,000 people in the UK suffer a cardiac arrest out of hospital. Less than one in ten survive. Join our Nation of Lifesavers by getting trained in CPR.

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Donate to the BHF

Text FIGHT to 70707 to donate £3 to fund our life-saving research. See terms and conditions.


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FFEHB research

Heart helpline: 0300 330 3311


Our latest news

New research reveals five key steps for living longer and more healthily.
Scientists find new genes which influence how the body regulates cholesterol.
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Surgeons have performed the world's first 'dead heart' transplant.