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Join the MoveMent for World Stroke Day 2020

n World Stroke Day, the World Stroke Organisation is encouraging everyone to get active and “Join the MoveMent” to reduce the risk of stroke.

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Stroke News   |   29th Oct 2020

Farmers at high risk of heart disease and stroke

New study shows farmers at increased risk for heart disease and stroke

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Heart News   |   18th Jun 2020

Men’s Health Week – Walk your way to good heart health

For Men's Health Week 2020 we look at the importance of walking for your physical and mental health

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Heart News   |   17th Jun 2020

Smoking rates down but more needed to tackle obesity

The 2019 Healthy Ireland Survey finds less smokers but 60 per cent of people are obese or overweight

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Policy News   |   20th Nov 2019

Weight loss surgery cuts risk of fatal heart attacks

A new study has found that weight loss surgery is hugely beneficial for heart health in people with severe obesity.

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Obesity News   |   11th Nov 2019

Heart attack survivors struggle to make lifestyle changes

A new study of heart attack survivors shows many struggle with risk factors

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Heart News   |   21st Oct 2019

Over a quarter of adults have high cholesterol and high BP

High number of people affected by both high blood pressure and high cholesterol

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Heart News   |   18th Oct 2019

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

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