4 October 2017
The Prime Minister has announced her intention to launch a public consultation on a new opt-out system for organ donation in England.
2 October 2017
Researchers at Leeds University have identified a key stage in the development of a baby's heart which they say could help them reduce the number of miscarriages
29 September 2017
World renowned photographer Rankin has teamed up with the British Heart Foundation (BHF) this World Heart Day (29th September) to launch an international art project with creatives from around the world, to raise awareness of the global fight against heart disease.
29 September 2017
BHF supports campaign to raise awareness of Kawasaki disease this World Heart Day
27 September 2017
A revolutionary new blood test for detecting a heart attack could speed up diagnosis, help patients get out of hospital more quickly, and save the NHS millions of pounds every year.
25 September 2017
Nearly 240,000 people living with Type 2 diabetes are diagnosed with heart disease or stroke in England and Wales each year, according to new estimates.
22 September 2017
High-tech scanning techniques could reveal whether chemotherapy is damaging a person’s heart before any symptoms appear, according to research we've funded presented at the Global Cardio-oncology Summit in London.
20 September 2017
The Duchess of York was today announced as an official British Heart Foundation Ambassador, marking the occasion by spending the morning at The William Harvey Heart Centre, Queen Mary University of London, where the BHF funds life saving heart research.
19 September 2017
Smoking and diabetes are the two leading risk factors for peripheral artery disease (PAD), a narrowing of the arteries which can lead to limb amputation
15 September 2017
Physical activity outside of school is vital for child health, and could play a vital role in helping children meet government recommendations, according to new British Heart Foundation-funded research in Bristol.