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Cardiomyopathy UK's Cracking Christmas

6th December 2018

Starting on the 7th Dec to the 18th Dec, we will be doing a Christmas Advent Calendar where we will be revealing something Christmas-related each day!

New research reveals 'body blindness' amongst millions of Brits

28th November 2018

New research commissioned by Cardiomyopathy UK reveals that many Brits are unaware of what their body is telling them. Read more here.

Dealing with Stress

21st November 2018

Managing stress can often be part and parcel with cardiomyopathy, read our post for some useful tips on how to deal with stress from our Support Nurse Jayne Partridge.

New Study Exposes Danger of Stopping Drug Treatment for Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM)

16th November 2018

New study finds that for those participants who withdrew treatment for DCM, 40% experienced a re-emergence of symptoms, after just eight weeks of withdrawal. Read on to find out more. 

The Largest Ever Study of DCM

14th November 2018

Stuart Cook, a Professor of Clinical and Molecular Cardiology at Imperial College London, is leading a £2 million study of dilated cardiomyopathy. Read on to find out more.

2018 National Conference Round-Up

9th November 2018

On 27 October 2018 we held our annual National Conference in Liverpool, which included attendees, speakers, staff and supporters to discuss all things related to cardiomyopathy. Read our round up of the conference here. 

Interview with Dr Ian McPherson OBE: 'We are all so different'

6th November 2018

Shortly after being diagnosed with HCM in 2011, Dr Ian McPherson OBE became a member of Cardiomyopathy UK. Read his interview taken from the October Issue here.

Healthy eating

16th October 2018

Our specialist helpline nurse Jayne Partidge recently posted about healthy eating in our closed Facebook group. Read her full post here.

Mitral valve regurgitation

1st October 2018

Our specialist helpline nurse Emma Greenslade recently opened a discussion about taking mitral valve regurgitation on our closed Facebook group. Read her post here.

No time like the present to leave a lasting impression

27th September 2018

Tim Aiton has chosen to leave a gift to Cardiomyopathy UK in his will - to make a real difference to the future. Read his story here.