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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

A huge thanks to Basepoint

8th December 2016

Nearly £10,000 raised for Cardiomyopathy UK.

Researchers find gene that may be responsible for left ventricular noncompaction

2nd December 2016

Research likely to improve understanding of the disease.

Livechat survey

1st December 2016

Let us know what you think about our Livechat service by completing our short survey.

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.

Exercise restrictions can cause lasting psychological problems

31st October 2016

for sports-loving people with cardiomyopathy.