Tagged: heart


Robotic sleeve ‘hugs’ failing hearts

Scientists have developed a robotic sleeve that can help hearts pump when they are failing. The sleeve – made of material that mimics heart muscle – hugs the outside of the heart and squeezes...


BHF response to new alcohol guidelines

Today, Dame Sally Davies and fellow UK Chief Medical Officers have published new guidelines for alcohol consumption. British Heart Foundation (UK) – Among the new recommendations to keep any health risks low: Men should not drink...