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England may switch to "opt out" for organ donations

5th October 2017

Teresa May has hinted at new changes to the current organ donation system in her latest Conservative Party speech.

We've launched a new video resource

29th September 2017

To mark World Heart Day we've launched our brand new video resource, an introduction to treatment for cardiomyopathy.

New 20 minute blood test could save even more lives

28th September 2017

A new blood test that can detect signs of heart damage in 20 minutes could save hundreds of patients suffering from suspected heart attacks to be discharged more quickly according to new research published in the journal Circulation.

I'll do anything to support my family

19th September 2017

A devoted dad is gearing up for a half marathon on September 24 in aid of Cardiomyopathy UK

Tackling heart prevention in the NHS

14th August 2017

New NHS scheme could be good news for cardiomyopathy

National Heart Failure Audit

11th August 2017

Heart failure audit show a positive trend but much more needs to be done.

Embryo editing breakthrough 

3rd August 2017

A breakthrough in gene editing could have a major impact for families with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Athletes with ICDs

9th June 2017

Athletes with ICDs can still play competitive sports

 

Cheick Tiote

6th June 2017

Former Newcastle United footballer Cheick Tiote has died at the age of 30 following a collapse during a training session for his current club Beijing Enterprises.