17 May 2017
We comment on research from the University of Birmingham which has found that people who are 'healthy' obese are at greater risk of heart disease than people of a normal weight.
16 May 2017
BHF is supporting May Measurement Month, a worldwide screening initiative aimed at highlighting the need for increased blood pressure awareness.
12 May 2017
A new survey by the BHF has revealed the stresses of modern day living are putting a considerable strain on family life as it's revealed the average UK family last spent time together nearly two months ago.
10 May 2017
New study in BMJ shows heightened risk of heart attacks found with common painkillers in routine use
5 May 2017
Following last week’s court order, the Government has published draft plans to tackle the air pollution crisis which contributes to 40,000 deaths a year in the UK.
5 May 2017
A medicine skin patch could greatly improve the chances of someone surviving a stroke, according to researchers that we fund.
4 May 2017
The BHF has today paid tribute to HRH the Duke of Edinburgh for more than 50 years of work as Patron, following news he will retire from public duty later this year
3 May 2017
We comment on a study showing that muscle-related symptoms are less commonly reported when patients and their doctors are unaware that statin therapy is being used, compared to when they are aware.
27 April 2017
A bid by the Government to delay publishing its plans to tackle illegal air pollution until after the General Election has failed at the High Court.
26 April 2017
Claims made about saturated fat in a recent editorial are unhelpful and misleading.