Common issues with the heart can often be overcome with procedures like bypass surgery or the implantation of a pacemaker

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Simple test for a healthy heart

Struggling to find the motivation to get or stay fit? Fitness says more about your future health than you may think. All you have to do is listen to your heart.

With a little exercise, this simple heart test could warn you of your chances of developing disease and help you to improve your heart health. Jay Brewer, Professional Head of Clinical Wellbeing, presents this light-hearted video detailing how to the do the test yourself.

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Mike’s angiogram: A journey inside the heart

Mike is no stranger to angiograms. He's back for a second one, after the symptoms of his angina mysteriously returned following six months of relief. Dr Suneel Talwar, Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Nuffield Health Bournemouth Hospital, takes a look inside.

Blood pressure numbers explained

Not sure what to make of your blood pressure? Here’s how the numbers work.

The essential guide to avoiding hangovers

Many of us like a drink now and then but no one likes a hangover. Here's how to save the morning after the night before.

Eat your way to a healthier heart

What you eat can have a huge impact on the health of your cardiovascular system, so take control your risk of heart disease by making smart food choices.

Blood-injury-needle phobia: The fight against fainting

Does the sight of blood make the room spin? Here's how to fight back against blood-injury-needle phobia and pump up your resistance to fainting.