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Six new medical grants awarded

Posted: Wed, 20/08/2014 - 11:48

We're pleased to announce that Heart Research UK has awarded six new Translational Research Project Grants totalling £724,731. 

Translational research bridges the gap between scientific research and patient care, bringing about clinical benefits in the most efficient way. 

Sharron's hearty lessons

Posted: Wed, 20/08/2014 - 11:01

It’s to be a heart-healthy start to the new academic year for schoolchildren thanks to an interactive education programme delivered by Heart Research UK.  

Fighter Tommy ready to take on Great North Run to Help Hearts

Posted: Fri, 15/08/2014 - 11:03

Young Yorkshire boxing champion Tommy Frank, who suffered from a hole in the heart until he was five, is running the BUPA Great North Run this September to raise funds for research into heart disease.

Charity cricket match in the Midlands

Posted: Mon, 11/08/2014 - 09:10

Sister's heart problems prompt Derby charity cricket match

Keeping it fresh with summer salads

Posted: Thu, 31/07/2014 - 12:10

This summer we’re all hoping for a scorcher so crack out the picnics, dust off the barbecues and ditch that old tried and tested salad. Instead let’s dig into some cool and colourful salad combinations with tasty and heart-healthy ingredients.

In memory of Harry - family call for more heart screening

Posted: Wed, 30/07/2014 - 16:05

The family of North West teenager Harry Dubois, who tragically died from a rare and undetected heart condition, is calling for the routine screening of teenagers so that other families don’t have to go through what they’ve been through.