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What is it like to live with atrial fibrillation?

Mary Sheehan from Cork talks about what it is like to live with atrial fibrillation

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Stroke News   |   28th Nov 2018

Atrial Fibrillation treatment options

As part of our Feel your pulse: prevent a stroke campaign, Prof Joe Harbison outlines treatment options for atrial fibrillation.

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Stroke News   |   21st Nov 2018

Atrial fibrillation - what you need to know

What is atrial fibrillation and why early detection and treatment is important.

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Stroke News   |   13th Nov 2018

Check your pulse to prevent a stroke

Irish Heart Foundation launches new campaign ‘Prevent a Stroke: Feel the Pulse, to highlight atrial fibrillation

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Stroke News   |   13th Nov 2018

More than 9,000 lives lost to cardiovascular disease in 2016

Latest CSO data shows more than 9,000 lives lost to cardiovascular disease in 2016

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Heart News   |   1st Nov 2018

We want people to know the name 'thrombectomy'

What is Thrombectomy?

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Stroke News   |   1st Nov 2018

What happens when you have a stroke in your sleep?

Heart of the Matter - wake-up stroke

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Stroke News   |   31st Oct 2018

Obsolete equipment to treat stroke a threat to patients

Irish Heart Foundation protests over threat to thrombectomy equipment

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Policy News   |   29th Oct 2018