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New film series launched to ease heart patients’ anxieties

24 October 2013

Our new films will help patients as they prepare for tests and treatments on their hearts.

Eliza Doolittle confirmed to perform at Tunnel of Love

24 October 2013

Singer-songwriter, Eliza Doolittle, will take to the stage at Tunnel of Love.

Lowering cholesterol with diet, exercise and drugs lowers heart risk

22 October 2013

A cardiologist has questioned the impact saturated fats have on heart risk.

We must get portion sizes under control

19 October 2013

Our Chief Executive talks about the need for an urgent review into portion sizes.

Portion Distortion

19 October 2013

Our new report lifts the lid the problem of portion sizes.

Housework isn’t enough to keep you healthy

18 October 2013

Some of us may be overestimating how much exercise we're getting, because we count our household chores.

Patient data will improve quality of care

16 October 2013

NHS England has announced details of a new scheme that will use patient information to improve care.

'My boat capsized in Tesco'

16 October 2013

Cardiac arrest survivor John Gill shares his poem about the moment Hands-only CPR saved his life.

“Suddenly we were face to face”

15 October 2013

Read Shannon and Kate's story and place your vote for the British Heart Foundation.

'I realised I didn’t want to be an artist'

15 October 2013

On Ada Lovelace day we announce our latest professor, Rhian Touyz.