Heart News

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Pfizer Health Index 2018 found middle aged adults most concerned about heart disease.

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Heart News   |   14th Jun 2018

22,000 people avail of free blood pressure checks

The Irish Heart Foundation’s Mobile Health Unit marks its second anniversary with 22,000 BP checks

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Stroke News   |   13th Jun 2018

Irish researchers develop new device to help heal hearts

Researchers at NUI Galway have developed a new device that can deliver drugs directly to the heart to help it work better after a heart attack.

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Heart News   |   13th Jun 2018

Mars vs. Venus: The gender gap in health

Men's health week 2018

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Heart News   |   12th Jun 2018

Heart disease and stroke killed almost 6,000 in 2017

CSO data shows heart disease and stroke took almost 6,000 lives last year

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Heart News   |   31st May 2018

Exercising with video games may help heart failure patients

A new study has looked at the benefits of exergaming for heart failure 

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Heart News   |   31st May 2018

Is gum disease linked to heart disease?

A recent US study has linked losing one or more teeth in middle age to heart disease.

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Heart News   |   31st May 2018

A Woman's Heart

The menopause and cardiovascular disease 

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Heart News   |   29th May 2018