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Looking after the tiniest of hearts - Dr Orla Franklin

We speak with Dr Orla Franklin, Ireland's only female paediatric cardiologist

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Heart News   |   3rd Mar 2020

UCC students get on their bikes to help save lives

Students from UCC trained in CPR are working with the local ambulance service to respond to emergencies

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CPR News   |   28th Feb 2020

Ash Wednesday - our top tips to help smokers quit

Ash Wednesday - The Irish Heart Foundation encourages smokers to kick the habit

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Policy News   |   26th Feb 2020

Irish Heart Foundation wins gold at the Digital Media Awards

The Irish Heart Foundation took home top prize at the recent Digital Media Awards for its heart failure public awareness campaign.

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Heart News   |   25th Feb 2020

Irish Heart Foundation stroke conference for professionals

Irish Heart Foundation Council on Stroke 23rd annual stroke conference to take place next month

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Stroke News   |   21st Feb 2020

Failing to provide a healthy future for our children

Major landmark report from the UN, WHO and the Lancet calls for tighter regulation of junk food marketing to children

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Policy News   |   19th Feb 2020

Sitting for too long linked to risk of depression in teens

A new study has found that sitting for too long can increase risk of depression in teenagers

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Policy News   |   18th Feb 2020

Love your heart this Valentine’s Day

Ava Harte, nutrition student at IT Sligo looks at the top five ways to love your heart this Valentine’s Day

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Nutrition News   |   13th Feb 2020