Heart News

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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

Heart failure info events coming to Limerick and Waterford

Two free heart failure patient information evenings to take place in Limerick and Waterford

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Heart News   |   29th May 2019

From open heart surgery to the Mini Marathon

Karen Ward tells of her amazing recovery from open heart surgery to run the Vhi Dublin women's Mini Marathon in aid of the Irish Heart Foundation

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Heart News   |   23rd May 2019

One in three people have high blood pressure

World Hypertension Day 2019 - new study shows 1 in 3 have high blood pressure

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Heart News   |   17th May 2019

People wrongly believe heart failure is normal is old age

Annual congress of the Heart Failure Association (HFA), takes place in Athens, Greece from 25 to 28 May

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Heart News   |   16th May 2019

Heart failure and physical activity

Living well with heart failure - the importance of exercise

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Heart News   |   9th May 2019

Skipathon 2019 - Schools skip their way to good heart health

The Irish Heart Foundation launches its annual schools-based campaign, Skipathon to raise funds and encourage physical activity

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Heart News   |   8th May 2019

Opt-out organ donation will save lives

Warm welcome for move to opt out system for organ donation

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Policy News   |   3rd May 2019