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Antibiotics concern

20/08/2014

A commonly taken antiobiotic may increase the risk of heart problems

Student to pedal 300 miles to help fight heart disease

20/08/2014

Alexei is fundrasing for us by cycling from Eton to Paris in memory of a friend.

Turning miles into milestones

20/08/2014

BHF funded researcher gives back through 13.1 mile running challenge.

European statistics

20/08/2014

Deaths from heart disease are falling across Europe

ISS step to it

19/08/2014

ISS raise over £14,000 after completing a month-long pedometer challenge.

New research funded

14/08/2014

Your donations have funded a £1m study into an inherited heart condition

Carbon monoxide arrhythmia

14/08/2014

Our research shows carbon monoxide can protect against deadly arrhythmia

Excessive exercise

13/08/2014

Researchers say heart attack patients shouldn't exercise to excess

Adrenaline trial

13/08/2014

Researchers to test if adrenaline should be given to cardiac arrest patients

Labour air pollution

11/08/2014

Labour has pledged to help make cities more heart healthy by cutting air pollution levels

Heart failure clinical trial

11/08/2014

Gene therapy treatment being trialled in people with LVADs, thanks to your support.

Important research finding

10/08/2014

Study in mice shows how a protein could play a major role in the development of heart disease.

35 per cent more heart attacks

09/08/2014

We've found that the number of heart attacks in the UK has been significantly underestimated.

Protein thrombosis

07/08/2014

New protein could be key to better heart attack treatment in the future

Aspirin prescription

06/08/2014

Study confirms that aspirin should only be taken by people at high risk of heart problems

Salt in Cheese

06/08/2014

Study shows high salt content in cheese

Pippa's bike donation expected to 'wheel in' life-saving funds

03/08/2014

Pippa Middleton has donated her bespoke bike to us, which we are selling on our eBay store.

Sudden cardiac death

01/08/2014

Researchers believe a specific genetic mutation could be behind the condition