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Are hospital routines making patients sicker?

29th October 2015

Interrupted sleep and withholding food before surgery can be damaging, argue group of doctors.

Do you have a child with cardiomyopathy who has had a flu-like illness?

23rd October 2015

Then researchers at Oxford University would like to speak to you.

Positive outlook appears to help heart health, says study

22nd October 2015

Optimistic people more likely to stick with their drugs and take some exercise, suggest researchers.

More families get all their genes mapped

15th October 2015

As 100,000 Genomes Project progresses.

Patients supported by heart failure nurses perceived to benefit

15th October 2015

They appear to experience better coordination and continuity of their care, says a recent study.

Patients need to describe symptoms clearly to get accurate diagnosis

7th October 2015

Doctor tells Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine.

Cardiomyopathy researchers gather information via an app

5th October 2015

Study will look at quality of life for children and adults with cardiomyopathy.

Stem cell researcher to talk at Kent Cardiomyopathy Support Group

2nd October 2015

Main speaker is Dr Matthew Daniels from Oxford University.

Developing countries to get cut price heart drugs

1st October 2015

Drugs for chronic heart disease to be included in Novartis's charity programme.