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One in three people have high blood pressure

World Hypertension Day 2019 - new study shows 1 in 3 have high blood pressure

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Heart News   |   17th May 2019

People wrongly believe heart failure is normal is old age

Annual congress of the Heart Failure Association (HFA), takes place in Athens, Greece from 25 to 28 May

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Heart News   |   16th May 2019

Heart failure and physical activity

Living well with heart failure - the importance of exercise

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Heart News   |   9th May 2019

Skipathon 2019 - Schools skip their way to good heart health

The Irish Heart Foundation launches its annual schools-based campaign, Skipathon to raise funds and encourage physical activity

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Heart News   |   8th May 2019

Opt-out organ donation will save lives

Warm welcome for move to opt out system for organ donation

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Policy News   |   3rd May 2019

It’s just #CeleryJuice: it’s no magic cure

Our expert dietitian Sarah Noone takes on the latest diet fad – celery juice.

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Nutrition News   |   3rd May 2019

Sugar tax raises a sweet €24. 2 million for government

Todays marks the first anniversary of the introduction of the Sugar Sweetened Drinks Tax

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Policy News   |   1st May 2019

Living well with heart failure - Free public event

Free public information evening in Athlone on heart failure

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Heart News   |   29th Apr 2019