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Alexa call 999 – smart speakers may detect cardiac arrests

New research from the US suggests that one day a smart speaker in the home could detect that someone is having a cardiac arrest and alert the emergency services

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Heart News   |   24th Jun 2019

Walk your way to good heart health

The Irish Heart Foundation has teamed up with parkrun Ireland to promote ‘parkwalk’, a parkrun initiative to encourage local communities throughout Ireland to get walking

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Heart News   |   21st Jun 2019

Heart failure in the spotlight

Heart Failure patient information evening in Waterford

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Heart News   |   20th Jun 2019

Adapting to a full life with heart failure

Noel Duffin share his experience of living with heart failure

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13th Jun 2019

Patients at risk of heart disease not adequately monitored

New report finds people with serious mental illness at high risk of heart disease not being monitored adequately

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Heart News   |   12th Jun 2019

Men urged to mind their hearts - Men’s health week

International Men's Health Week 2019

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Heart News   |   10th Jun 2019

Cardiovascular disease among leading causes of death in 2018

Latest CSO data shows heart disease and stroke among leading causes of death in 2018

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Heart News   |   6th Jun 2019

Almost 200 run mini marathon for the Irish Heart Foundation

Almost 200 took part in the Dublin women's mini marathon for the Irish Heart Foundation

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5th Jun 2019