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Inherited high cholesterol – what you need to know

Inerherited high cholesterol also known as familial hypercholesterolaemia is a genetic condition that causes very high levels of cholesterol in your blood

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Heart News   |   2nd Oct 2019

Vegetarian diet linked to lower heart disease risk – study

Vegetarian diet linked to lower risk of heart disease

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Nutrition News   |   6th Sep 2019

New HSE tool helps people manage their medicines

New HSE campaign will help people keep track of their medicines and ensure they are taking them safely

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Heart News   |   9th Jul 2019

Heart disease a worry for Irish adults as they age

Pfizer Health and Science Index 2019 finds Irish adults are concerned about heart disease

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Heart News   |   26th 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

Descrambling the great egg debate

Our expert dietitian Sarah Noone examines the science behind eggs

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Nutrition News   |   27th Mar 2019

Smoking, diabetes increase heart attack risk more in women

New study shows high blood pressure, smoking and diabetes increase heart attack risk more in women than in men

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Heart News   |   8th Nov 2018

High blood pressure most commonly reported condition

Healthy Ireland Survey 2018

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Heart News   |   24th Oct 2018

1 in 2 women at risk of stroke, dementia or Parkinson’s

New study suggests preventive strategies could more than halve the risk of neurological diseases

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Stroke News   |   8th Oct 2018

Study on whole fat milk does not change heart dietary advice

New study on whole fat milk will not change heart dietary advice

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Nutrition News   |   17th Sep 2018

Every adult in Ireland should know their cholesterol level

Public urged to know their cholesterol level

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Heart News   |   12th Sep 2018

Study questions benefit of statins in healthy elderly  

Study suggests statins not associated with reduction in cardiovascular disease in healthy older people

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Heart News   |   11th Sep 2018