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Songs in the key of life

18th June 2018

Jane Gibson, tells Cardiomyopathy UK how taking a holistic approach to her wellbeing helps her to lead a ‘deeply fulfilling’ life. Read her story here.

Men with dilated cardiomyopathy are more likely to die than women

14th June 2018

A new study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology shows that men are 64 percent more likely to die from dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) than women.

Tina takes on Mongolian trek challenge for Cardiomyopathy UK

13th June 2018

Cardiomyopathy UK Trustee Tina Amiss is taking on a Mongolian Horse Trek challenge to raise funds for us - find out more about.

There’s always a person wrapped around the heart

9th June 2018

Read our recent interview with consultant clinical psychologist Graeme Gillespie, extracted from our April My Life magazine.

How to cope with tiredness

7th June 2018

A discussion on coping with tiredness was recently posted by our specialist helpline nurse Jayne Partridge on our closed Facebook group. Read the full post here.

Discussion on travel insurance

29th May 2018

Our specialist helpline nurse Jayne Partidge recently opened a discussion about travel insurance on our closed Facebook group. Read her post here.

Do Androids dream of electric bikes?

27th May 2018

Ian, 70, from Whitley Bay, thought his days of riding bikes were over, until he tried an ebike. Read his story here.

Maddy's story

14th May 2018

A young and active woman with a zest for life, Maddy was just 18 when she was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy. Read her story here.

Guidance for taking medication during Ramadan

9th May 2018

Ramadan fasting can be safe for patients with heart failure say experts. Read the full story.

Lights, camera action for Sam

7th May 2018

Cardiomyopathy UK and the Alexander Jansons Fund (AJF) joined forces in 2018 and Sam Henton tells us how the AJF charity helped him to start a career in video production.