23 May 2019
A new treatment for high blood pressure could be on the horizon after BHF-funded scientists today revealed how a molecule found in red wine causes drops in blood pressure.
22 May 2019
New research published today in the European Heart Journal has suggested that women are less likely receive bystander CPR or survive a cardiac arrest than men.
20 May 2019
BHF-funded researchers have developed a new way of analysing information from MRI heart scans which could help doctors spot people at risk of dying from a sudden cardiac arrest in the inherited heart condition Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM). HCM is a leading cause of sudden cardiac death in young people.
13 May 2019
The number of people dying from heart and circulatory diseases before they reach their 75th birthday is on the rise for the first time in 50 years, according to our analysis of the latest national health statistics.
3 May 2019
Four million people under the age of 65 in the UK are living with untreated high blood pressure, according to new estimates we have produced.
3 May 2019
BHF welcomes news that The Committee on Climate Change is urging the Government to accelerate a ban on diesel and petrol cars.
1 May 2019
The spread of misinformation risks undermining public confidence in the use of AI in healthcare, according to a new report from the APPG on heart and circulatory diseases.
24 April 2019
An innovative device has moved scientists one step closer to a pacemaker without batteries, according to a study trialled in pigs and published in Nature Communications.
17 April 2019
Our Trustee Professor Anna Dominiczak has been appointed the MRC Health Innovation Champion.