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Podcast: Discussing heart health

Podcast: Discussing heart health

Podcast: Discussing heart health

Every day nearly 50 Australians die from heart disease. That’s right – almost 50!

Daylight saving linked to heart attack

Daylight saving linked to heart attack

Daylight saving linked to heart attack

Changing our clocks is bad for the ticker.

What your heart rate means

What your heart rate says about you

What your heart rate means

Your heart rate may tell you more about your health than you realise.

Vein and artery problems

How to spot vein and artery problems

Vein and artery problems

Keeping an eye out for these conditions could save your life.

How your emotions hurt your heart

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How your emotions hurt your heart

Anger affects your heart and chest pain can be predicted by examining the brain.

The danger of daily aspirin for over-70s

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The danger of daily aspirin for over-70s

Accessible painkiller must be taken with care, study finds.

Atrial fibrillation explained

Atrial fibrillation explained

Atrial fibrillation explained

This condition can increase your risk of heart failure and stroke.

Friday Funnies: Hearty humour

Friday Funnies: Heartfelt humour

Friday Funnies: Hearty humour

It’s heart rhythm week, and we’re celebrating with some hearty humour.

‘Ticking time bomb’ being overlooked

time bomb inside a vein with circulating blood cells

‘Ticking time bomb’ being overlooked

Fatal but forgotten: Australians are overlooking high blood pressure threat.

Heart palpitations explained

What it means when your heart skips a beat

Heart palpitations explained

Heart palpitations; harmless, or a sign of something more sinister?

Eating healthy on a budget during COVID-19

Eating healthy on a budget during COVID-19

Eating healthy on a budget during COVID-19

Heart Foundation dietician Sian Armstrong, discusses how heart healthy eating doesn’t have to break the ...

Best diet for heart-health

The best diet for heart-health

Best diet for heart-health

The best diet for your heart health is also said to reverse ageing at a ...

Why heart disease worries are rising

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Why heart disease worries are rising

Long-term declines in death rates due to heart disease and stroke are stalling.

Winter’s deadly reach revealed

heart failure

Winter’s deadly reach revealed

Heart failure is 32 per cent higher during winter, a new report reveals.

Tips for a healthy heart

What you can do to keep your heart healthy

Tips for a healthy heart

Make sure you are doing everything to keep your heart healthy.

What a heart attack feels like

What a heart attack feels like

What a heart attack feels like

What does a heart attack feel like? Is it different for men and women?

Is being a night owl bad for health?

Is being a night owl bad for health?

Is being a night owl bad for health?

Night owls may have a higher risk of suffering from heart disease and type 2 ...

What is a good heart rate?

What is a good heart rate?

What is a good heart rate?

Knowing the meaning behind your heartbeat isn’t so simple.

How to spot bad circulation

How to spot bad circulation

How to spot bad circulation

If you have poor circulation, it is possible that some of your organs are being ...

Ways to lower your heart rate

Stethescope with heart rate line on wooden background

Ways to lower your heart rate

An unusually high heart rate may signal that there is a problem. So here’s how ...

Understanding blood pressure

woman testing her own blood pressure

Understanding blood pressure

We answer the common questions about blood pressure, including how to control it.

10 tips for a healthier heart

healthy heart

10 tips for a healthier heart

A few good choices can help you feel better and stay healthier.

Early signs of heart trouble

Man clutches his chest experiencing heart pain

Early signs of heart trouble

Early signs and strange symptoms that may potentially indicate heart disease.

Heart disease and what to do

Mature man clutching his chest having a heart attack

Heart disease and what to do

Heart disease is more than a heart attack. Learn what it is and how to ...

Aspirin – should you be taking it?

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Aspirin – should you be taking it?

A new use for aspirin seems to pop up daily. So, should you be taking ...

The truth about organ donation

Organ Donation, Older Australians, Myths, Truths, Tissue, Eyes, Heart, Lungs, over 65, seniors, doctors, Catherine King

The truth about organ donation

37 per cent of older Australians assume they are too old to donate.

How safe is your cholesterol medication?

How safe is your cholesterol medication?

How safe is your cholesterol medication?

Statins, medication prescribed to people at high risk of heart attack or stroke, have ...

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