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#Heart Failure

# heart-failure - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

'I remember seeing myself on the telly and thinking I looked terrible'
# Heart Failure
# Heart Failure

'I remember seeing myself on the telly and thinking I looked terrible'

Sep 12th 2017, 6:00 AM 32,699 Views 3 Comments

Michael Lyster wants people to know the symptoms of heart failure, which affects about 90,000 people in Ireland.

# heart-failure - Saturday 29 April, 2017

World-first trial shows single injection could help patients recover after heart attacks
# Cork
# Cork

World-first trial shows single injection could help patients recover after heart attacks

Apr 29th 2017, 6:30 AM 34,019 Views 16 Comments

The breakthrough could lead to improved quality of life and life expectancy for patients.

# heart-failure - Sunday 5 March, 2017

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’
# Inspiration
From The42
# Inspiration

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’

Mar 5th 2017, 8:01 PM 39,873 Views 7 Comments

Fiona McGinley chats to The42 about recovering from a 2012 accident to compete in The Race.

# heart-failure - Friday 8 April, 2016

My life with heart failure: Cramps, pain, palpitations - then the wait for a transplant
# Column
# Column

My life with heart failure: Cramps, pain, palpitations - then the wait for a transplant

Apr 8th 2016, 2:30 PM 1,742 Views 13 Comments

Andy Roche has been on the active waiting list for a heart transplant since June 2015. He writes here about coming to terms with over a decade of health challenges.

# heart-failure - Friday 9 May, 2014

"Shocking" lack of awareness of heart failure symptoms among Irish public
# Danger
# Danger

"Shocking" lack of awareness of heart failure symptoms among Irish public

May 9th 2014, 9:02 AM 16,354 Views 21 Comments

87 per cent of people surveyed mistook these symptoms for ‘normal signs of ageing”.

# heart-failure - Monday 27 August, 2012

Drug trials show promising results for heart failure patients - report
# Health
# Health

Drug trials show promising results for heart failure patients - report

Aug 27th 2012, 6:45 AM 2,662 Views 1 Comment

Study published in The Lancet concerns new drug which could help half of all heart failure patients.

# heart-failure - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Just 14 per cent of Irish people know the symptoms of heart failure
# Heart Failure
# Heart Failure

Just 14 per cent of Irish people know the symptoms of heart failure

Jan 10th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,354 Views 10 Comments

Despite heart failure being one of Ireland’s deadliest conditions, just one in seven people can correctly identify the symptoms.

# heart-failure - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Too little salt could be bad for you
# Just Right
# Just Right

Too little salt could be bad for you

Nov 23rd 2011, 1:15 PM 1,556 Views 8 Comments

A new study has questioned the current health guidelines about sodium intake – but don’t dig into that pack of salt ‘n’ vinegar just yet as too much is still bad for you as well.

# heart-failure - Sunday 21 August, 2011

Company creating 100 Irish jobs has developed heart failure drug
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Company creating 100 Irish jobs has developed heart failure drug

Aug 21st 2011, 2:42 PM 413 Views 0 Comments

Amgen – which is opening a new plant in Dun Laoghaire – announced late last week that an experimental drug may help cardiac patients’ hearts to recover function.

# heart-failure - Thursday 24 March, 2011

Sporadic sex increases the chances of heart failure
# Research
# Research

Sporadic sex increases the chances of heart failure

Mar 24th 2011, 1:37 PM 1,704 Views 0 Comments

Research finds that “episodic” sex increases the chances of heart attack in those who are unfit.