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Researcher looking for newly diagnosed experiences of cardiomyopathy

18th January 2018

PHD Researcher Jennifer Rees is looking for newly diagnosed experiences of cardiomyopathy and wants to hear from you!

Mumsnet supports our #MyHeartStory campaign

11th January 2018

Mumsnet - the UK's largest parenting website has supported and shared our #MyHeartStory campaign this January.

Women more likely to die after heart attack

8th January 2018

Fewer women in the UK would die from heart attacks if given the same treatments as men

Heart transplant waiting list up by 24%

4th January 2018

The number of people spending Christmas on the heart transplant waiting list is 24% higher than it was last Christmas.

Cardiomyopathy UK and Alexander Jansons Foundation join forces

19th December 2017

From 2018 we will be able to do more to support people affected by myocarditis.

Our opening hours this festive season

13th December 2017

Find out what hours our helpline nurses will be open this festive season.

Waiting lists for heart transplants have trebled

4th December 2017

New figures from the NHS Blood and Transplant service show the number of people on the waiting list for a new heart in the UK has increased by 162% since 2008

Heart failure on the increase

24th November 2017

The number of new heart failure cases in the UK has increased by 23%

New Support Group in Sussex

23rd November 2017

We are launching a new support group in Sussex this week.

New screening research published

18th November 2017

New research shows that screening young athletes for cardiac conditions will not predict if they are at risk of cardiac arrest.