1 August 2015
A new study published in the European Heart Journal has found that spending more time standing and walking in place of sitting could have numerous health benefits, including lowering your cholesterol and body mass index.
31 July 2015
Two of our Heart Heroes are competing in the British Transplant Games this weekend.
30 July 2015
David Lloyd Leisure commit to raising £200,000 in the fight against heart disease
20 July 2015
The number of people desperately waiting for a heart transplant has more than doubled in just five years, according to the latest statistics.
17 July 2015
The Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN) has published their final recommendations on carbohydrates, including sugars and fibre following a draft report in 2014. The report examined the latest evidence on the links between consumption of carbohydrates, sugars, starch and fibre and a range of health outcomes (such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes, bowel health and tooth decay).
17 July 2015
This week, Dame Esther Rantzen joined us in celebration of the commitment and dedication of a group of outstanding volunteers.
16 July 2015
After spending time volunteering in one of our retail shops earlier this year our Chief Executive Simon Gillespie decided it was time to surprise volunteers in one of our Furniture & Electrical stores.
15 July 2015
Thank you to those who have donated items, purchased goods or given their time to volunteer, you have all contributed to our shops’ success.
13 July 2015
BHF-funded researchers at Newcastle University have shown how the immune system could be involved in heart attack damage