#LovingHearts - helping women to improve their heart health with Damart
Fewer people are dying from cardiovascular disease in the UK, however, every year coronary heart disease still claims more women’s lives than...Read more
Geoff's Magnificent Seven
Charity fundraiser Geoff Major is at it again, with his most ambitious challenge to date. The man who has completed a North...Read more
World Heart Day - 29 September
We believe life is for living and living it to the full. Coronary heart disease is the UK’s single biggest killer, but...Read more
My Run, My Way
Fed up with expensive sign up fees and having to travel to take part in the next big running event? Well we...Read more
Research into new heart attack treatment
A potential new treatment for heart attack is being researched by a team at a London research institute thanks to a grant...Read more
Sing For Your Heart
Sing For Your Heart
Every December we ask the nation to warm up their vocal chords and Sing for Your Heart We are now calling for...Read more
Response to the Government's Childhood Obesity Strategy
Could the new childhood obesity strategy fail a generation?
We have strongly criticised the Government’s childhood obesity strategy saying that it lacks the critical and decisive actions needed to effectively tackle...Read more
#LovingHearts - helping women to improve their heart health with Damart
Fewer people are dying from cardiovascular disease in the UK, however, every year coronary heart disease still claims more women’s lives than...Read more
Geoff's Magnificent Seven
Charity fundraiser Geoff Major is at it again, with his most ambitious challenge to date. The man who has completed a North...Read more
World Heart Day - 29 September
We believe life is for living and living it to the full. Coronary heart disease is the UK’s single biggest killer, but...Read more
My Run, My Way
Fed up with expensive sign up fees and having to travel to take part in the next big running event? Well we...Read more
Research into new heart attack treatment
A potential new treatment for heart attack is being researched by a team at a London research institute thanks to a grant...Read more
Sing For Your Heart
Sing For Your Heart
Every December we ask the nation to warm up their vocal chords and Sing for Your Heart We are now calling for...Read more
Response to the Government's Childhood Obesity Strategy
Could the new childhood obesity strategy fail a generation?
We have strongly criticised the Government’s childhood obesity strategy saying that it lacks the critical and decisive actions needed to effectively tackle...Read more

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Welcome to Heart Research UK, the charity that has been Helping hearts near you for nearly 50 years, funding pioneering medical research and encouraging communities to live healthier heart lifestyles. Read more

With just a couple of weeks to go before the Great North Run it’s not how far you run at this stage, but a case of getting your body “into the groove...
The school summer holidaysare nearly over yet keeping the fridge stocked and the children entertained is still a top priority. Keep your health at...
Are you brave enough to take a leap in support of Heart Research UK? Experience the skydive challenge in memory or celebration of someone special, to...
Fancy pedalling between two of the world’s greatest capital cities and then rubbing shoulders with the cycling elite? Heart Research UK still has...
Here at Heart Research UK, we’re no strangers to the devastating effects of heart disease and other issues related to the heart. Aortic dissection,...
Do you have old, unwanted, odd or broken jewellery taking up space and gathering dust? From watches, beads, necklaces, or even costume jewellery – we...

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23/08/2016 - 16:45
With just a couple of weeks to go before the Great North Run it’s not how far you run at this stage, but a case of getting your body “into the gro
23/08/2016 - 11:07
With the return of ‘The Great British Bake Off’, the nation is set to go baking mad once again.  From challenging showstoppers to simple home-bake
17/08/2016 - 13:40
Have you been inspired by the Olympics to be more active?
16/08/2016 - 15:16
A new campaign has been launched by national charity Heart Research UK and clothing company Damart to raise awareness of heart disease among women
08/08/2016 - 11:20
You may be a water baby or water-phobe but either way, swimming is a fantastic way to keep your h
04/08/2016 - 12:49
The school summer holidaysare nearly over yet keeping the fridge stocked and the children entertained is still a top priority. Keep your health at