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Diabetes and stress


People with diabetes are less able to recover from stress

Viagra and heart disease


Researchers say viagra could one day be used to treat men with heart failure or cardiac hypertrophy

Nation of Lifesavers


22,000 people die every year from a cardiac arrest in their home - join our Nation of Lifesavers

Energy drinks


Calls for tighter restrictions on the sale of energy drinks to protect public health

Ada Lovelace Day


We are celebrating women in science. Find out about our Q&A with Dr Danielle Paul

Santander Director runs to raise funds for us


Steve Pateman, Head of UK Banking at Santander, took on the Royal Parks Half Marathon.

Gold cardiac patches to mend broken hearts


Microscopic gold particles could be the answer to helping mend broken hearts

New NICE guidelines


Hospital patients with heart failure to be treated by specialist medical teams

Smoking figures


New data shows that smoking rates continued to fall last year

Cholesterol-lowering drug


Research into new drug for patients with FH looks promising

National Cholesterol Month


Over half of adults in the UK have high blood cholesterol - is yours in check?

Swap fags for gags


Can you quit smoking for 28 days?

We Heart Heels auction


Brides magazine has launched its second auction in aid of the BHF