Are heart-powered pacemakers the future?

The pacemaker has stood the test of time, but new developments may improve on this life-saving device which has kept hearts beating for more than half a century

A smile a day helps keep the doctor away

Being happy and optimistic can help reduce the risk of heart problems, researchers have confirmed

Tech developments saving more lives

Researchers are using technological advances to develop life-saving medical devices and procedures

Chief executives at risk of heart attack

Stressed business leaders under the cosh are often of the age when they are at greater risk of heart attack

Clinical research gets creative

Of the 281,000 registered clinical studies recorded worldwide by Statista this year, thousands are of cardiovascular disease which accounts for 31 per cent of all global deaths

How new tech can keep your heart healthy

As the incidence of heart disease continues to climb with an ageing population, digital technology is transforming every aspect of prevention, diagnosis and management

Machine-learning will revolutionise heart health

Applying the power of machine-learning to diagnosing heart conditions is being hailed as revolutionary

Heart mission: tackling causes and finding cures

We’ve made tremendous progress in transforming the lives of people living with heart and circulatory diseases