6 November 2019
BHF urges next Government to adopt three key pledges to save thousands more lives
29 October 2019
The Government risks missing a once in a generation opportunity to tackle deadly air pollution if it fails to strengthen its Environment Bill, our Chief Executive has warned today.
23 October 2019
Taking blood pressure medication at bedtime, rather than in the morning, lowers the risk of heart attacks and stroke, according to research published today in the European Heart Journal.
21 October 2019
Hundreds of cardiac arrests and strokes in the UK are likely to be caused by sudden spikes in air pollution, according to new research by a team at King’s College London.
17 October 2019
it's the second year in a row our CEO has made the prestigious list drawn up by CEO Today magazine. The award is a tribute to his strong leadership and tireless dedication to helping us increase research funding into heart and circulatory diseases.
14 October 2019
We have outlined the bold action the Government must now take in these areas to help reduce the number of deaths from heart and circulatory diseases, and their risk factors.
5 September 2019
NHS chief executive Simon Stevens said powerful statins could be given to patients by pharmacists without a prescription.
3 September 2019
A new gene silencing drug could be used to lower ‘bad-cholesterol’ in the blood according to new findings presented at the European Society of Cardiology conference in Paris.
23 August 2019
A low-cost polypill—combining four cardiovascular drugs in a single pill—cuts the risk of major heart and circulatory disease events by a third over five years.
9 August 2019
The BHF crespons to plans to create a new fast-track visa system to attract leading scientists to work in the UK.