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Leave a gift in your Will. Something to think about

17 March 2014

We have launched a new campaign to raise awareness of leaving a gift in your Will.

More research needed into fat guidelines

17 March 2014

More research needed before changing guidelines on types of fat we eat.

Most inspirational “Legacy Leavers”

17 March 2014

Survey reveals top ten legacies of all time.

Manchester City join our fight for every heartbeat

14 March 2014

We're partnering with Manchester City to help people improve their heart health.

Living and working near takeaways linked to obesity

13 March 2014

Risk of obesity linked with location of takeaways, says study we co-funded.

Nearly half of ex-smokers back cigarette tax rise

12 March 2014

Our survey shows nearly half of ex-smokers support an increase in cigarette tax.

Could marriage protect women’s hearts?

12 March 2014

A study has suggested that marriage might lower women's risk of dying from heart disease.

Study suggests statin side effects exaggerated

12 March 2014

Research suggests statins aren't to blame for side effects attributed to them.

Research shows children eating too much salt

11 March 2014

Research we funded shows young people are consuming too much salt.

Prescription charge increase a burden for heart patients

11 March 2014

The cost of medicines for patients is set to rise in April.