Cardiology Created in 2000 by the World Heart Federation (WHF), World Heart Day aims to combat the rising number of people with cardiovascular disease (CVD), the world’s biggest killer, by raising awareness and promoting the importance of living a heart-healthy lifestyle.
Heart Failure Patients with heart failure shouldn't sit on the sidelines. Their valuable insights not only help others with the condition but add to the NHS’s knowledge to improve patient quality of life and outcomes.
Cardiology Heart Valve Voice, a charity raising awareness of heart valve disease, says a stethoscope check is often the first step in detecting a common disease that affects over one million people over the age of 65 in the UK.
Heart Valve Disease Marina was an active woman in her 50s, working hard as a midwife until she noticed symptoms of breathlessness and tiredness. It wasn’t until a visit to her GP that she found out she had aortic stenosis (AS).