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Butter and margarine salt warning

6 September 2013

A new survey shows some of the butter, margarine and spreads in our supermarkets contain lots of salt.

Gene therapy trial gives hope to people with heart failure

5 September 2013

Find out about two clinical trials of a potential gene therapy treatment.

BHF Professor gets high accolade

4 September 2013

Professor Barbara Casadei awarded top lecture spot by her peers.

High sensitivity test could improve heart attack diagnosis in women

4 September 2013

A study funded by us shows new test could improve heart attack diagnosis in women.

App helps doctors detect heart attack risk

3 September 2013

New app helps doctors assess risk of repeat heart attack

When the drugs don't work

3 September 2013

Researchers are developing a new technique to help people with hard-to-treat blood pressure.