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Too many women dying from heart diseases in pregnancy

15th December 2016

says new audit of maternal deaths in the UK.

Biventricular pacemakers can help with mitral valve leakage

12th December 2016

Including those with dilated cardiomyopathy.

Virtual adviser session

9th December 2016

Instant chat service answering your non clinical questions.

S-ICDs can be as effective as traditional internal defibrillators, says new study

8th December 2016

ICDs can detect a life-threatening heart rhythm and give a shock to restore normal heart rhythm

Researchers find gene that may be responsible for left ventricular noncompaction

2nd December 2016

Research likely to improve understanding of the disease.

Survey shows people welcome genome editing

28th November 2016

to treat or cure medical conditions.

Stem cell trial to treat chemotherapy-induced cardiomyopathy

18th November 2016

Hope that stem cells will stimulate regeneration or repair of the heart's damaged tissues.

Can you help with genome editing project?

10th November 2016

Volunteers needed to contribute to four London workshops on the issue.

Big increase in public defibrillators saves many more lives

7th November 2016

Initiative in Japan shows, say researchers.

Richard raises awareness with medical students and junior doctors

3rd November 2016

He tells his cardiomyopathy story to Student BMJ.