Latest news

Spring issue of My Life is now out

4th February 2016

Issue contains medical articles and patient stories, including how our support volunteers help others with cardiomyopathy.

Do you know your rights when it comes to outpatient appointments?

2nd February 2016

What do you know about patient choice?

More families affected by cardiomyopathy are now eligible for IVF treatment

1st February 2016

to ensure babies are not affected.

The Miles Frost Fund

1st February 2016

Following the news about Sir David Frost's son, Miles Frost, who died from hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (hcm) last summer, the Frost family have launched the Miles Frost fund alongside the BHF. 

Families taking part in 100,000 Genomes Project sought for participants' panel

29th January 2016

Panel designed to look after interests of project volunteers.

Women benefit equally from internal defibrillators

26th January 2016

says new study from America.

European Commission seeks to improve health apps

25th January 2016

No clear evidence of quality or reliability of apps, the commission says.

People with dilated cardiomyopathy may benefit more from catheter ablation

22nd January 2016

Study suggests they do better than those with other heart problems.

Join debate on treatment of chronic heart failure

21st January 2016

NICE seeks lay people to join its chronic heart failure guideline committee.

Most women with ARVC do well in pregnancy

20th January 2016

International study shows.