Heart Condition

Heart Condition Affects More Than A Million In UK

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

More than a million people in the UK now live with a condition that causes the heart to beat irregularly and can lead to strokes. Data from the Bri...

Why Young People Should Be Screened For Heart Conditions

Hilary Robinson | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Hilary Robinson

Last year the organisation CRY - Cardiac Risk in the Young - which undertakes tremendous work in raising awareness of conditions that can lead to young sudden cardiac death screened 12,000 young people between the ages of 14 and 35. Of those, 40 young people who were considered "fit and healthy" were diagnosed with a cardiac condition that was potentially life threatening.

Could You Have An Undiagnosed Heart Problem?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A quarter of elderly British people suffer from undiagnosed heart problems and miss out on simple heart treatments as a result, claim heart experts. ...