Heart News

Heart failure is not a disease

Heart failure is not a disease but rather a syndrome with a number of symptoms caused by many diseases

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Heart News   |   17th Apr 2018

Exercise helps fight genetic risk of heart disease

A new study has found that keeping fit is good for your heart even if there is heart disease in your family.

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Heart News   |   11th Apr 2018

Free public information evening on heart failure

Free public information evening on heart failure to take place this week

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Heart News   |   9th Apr 2018

Get some sleep its good for your heart

A good night’s sleep has a range of benefits for your heart

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Heart News   |   3rd Apr 2018

Flu increases risk of heart attack – another reason to get vaccinated

People who have had the flu or pneumonia may be six times more likely to suffer from a heart attack or stroke

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Heart News   |   28th Mar 2018

New research underscores link between depression and poor heart health

People with symptoms of depression may have a higher risk of developing atrial fibrillation; a common heart rhythm disorder that can lead to heart failure and stroke - new study

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Heart News   |   26th Mar 2018

Children at obesity clinic have risk factors for heart disease

40 per cent of children presenting to the specialist weight management service at Temple Street Children’s Hospital in Dublin already have risk factors for heart disease.

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Heart News   |   22nd Mar 2018

The more you drink the faster your heart beats

The more alcohol you drink, the higher your heart rate gets, new research presented at a major conference organised by the European Society of Cardiology has found.

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Heart News   |   20th Mar 2018