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22 July - Put a spring in your step at Southern Cross Station’s garden stairs
The Bourke Street stairs at Southern Cross Station have been transformed into a scenic garden to motivate commuters to ditch the escalator and take the stairs. Read article
17 July - Smoking rates continue to drop
New data released today shows smoking rates continue to decline, with the National Heart Foundation of Australia thrilled with the statistics saying it will result in less death and suffering caused by smoking. Read article
11 July - Flu season warning for people with heart disease
People at high risk of heart disease are being urged to get the flu shot with research suggesting it could halve their risk of heart attack. Read article
11 July - Heart Foundation advises doctors’ advice before Screen for Life scans
The Heart Foundation advises anyone who has received letters from Screen For Life offering screening for cardiovascular risks to see their doctor for a heart health assessment.
10 July - Australian toddlers eating too much salt
The National Heart Foundation of Australia is alarmed at new Australian research that says 18 month old children are eating more than the recommended levels of salt, putting them at greater risk of heart disease later in life. Read article