16 January 2018
Research shows that children with high cholesterol caused by genetic conditions benefit from taking statins.
11 January 2018
Scientists at the University of Cambridge are to study how the heart grows at its earliest moments in an effort to help heart attack patients.
8 January 2018
Research we've funded shows women have a higher excess mortality after a heart attack compared to men, and that women are less likely to receive life-saving treatments after a heart attack.
4 January 2018
Nearly 20,000 people in Scotland will be included in a clinical trial to determine the best clot busting drug treatment for people after they have suffered a heart attack.
11 December 2017
Scientists at the University of Surrey are to investigate how stem cells could be used to repair the heart after it’s damaged by a heart attack.
6 December 2017
Benefits of exercise for older people may be outweighed by harm caused by pollution
3 December 2017
The number of people on the waiting list for a new heart in the UK has risen by 162 per cent since 2008, with around 250 people now anxiously awaiting the life-saving operation first carried out in South Africa 50 years ago today.
28 November 2017
Rising obesity rates and uncontrolled cholesterol levels may cause resurgence in rates of heart attacks and strokes.
27 November 2017
Scientists at the University of Exeter are to explore why some overweight people are less likely to develop heart disease than others.
27 November 2017
Scientists at the University of East Anglia are studying the formation of blood vessels to help improve the treatment of heart attacks.