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The Heart Foundation Alumni Program

The Heart Foundation Alumni Program

The Heart Foundation Alumni Program

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GLOBAL CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH FUNDERS FORUM

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2020 Strategic Grant Recipients

Heart Foundation Research Award Recipients

Heart Foundation Research Award Recipients

Explore our research award recipients and projects...

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Managing your funding

Managing your funding

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2021 NSW CVRN Ministerial Awards for Cardiovascular Research

2021 NSW CVRN Ministerial Awards for Cardiovascular Research

Nominations are now open for the 2021 NSW Cardiovascular Research Network’s (CVRN) Ministerial Awards for Cardiovascular Research....

NSW Cardiovascular Research Network

NSW Cardiovascular Research Network

NSW Cardiovascular Research Network

Encouraging cardiovascular research excellence in NSW ...

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Queensland Cardiovascular Research Network

Queensland Cardiovascular Research Network

Queensland Cardiovascular Research Network

QCVRN provides a framework to strengthen cardiovascular research in Queensland...

Research Alumni

Research Alumni

Research Alumni

The Heart Foundation Alumni Program brings together current and previously funded researchers to create a community of the best and brightest in heart-related research....

Heart Health Check Toolkit

Heart Health Check Toolkit

More Australians die of Heart Disease than any other cause.

More Australians die of Heart Disease than any other cause.

More Australians die of Heart Disease than any other cause.

And the heartache lasts a lifetime. But you can help the Heart Foundation fund life-saving research to keep more families together....

Research Directory

Research Directory

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Meatloaf

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Serves 6

Benefits of physical activity for your heart

Benefits of physical activity for your heart

Benefits of physical activity for your heart

Physical activity and exercise can do wonders for your physical and mental health....

Cardiac Rehabilitation for Health Professionals - Patient Resources

Cardiac Rehabilitation for Health Professionals - Patient Resources

Pregnancy and heart disease

Pregnancy and heart disease

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Long-term recovery after a heart attack

Long-term recovery after a heart attack

Long-term recovery after a heart attack

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Are you at risk of heart disease?

Are you at risk of heart disease?

Are you at risk of heart disease?

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What is a healthy body weight?

What is a healthy body weight?

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Nutrition Resources for Patients

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Heart Foundation recipes

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Heart attack medication

Heart attack medication

Heart attack medication

There are a number of medications you could be prescribed after a heart attack....

Action Plans

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Recovery is a long journey, so having a plan makes a huge difference. Using an action plan gives you a step-by-step guide to improving your lifestyle....

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Heart Foundation Walking

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Heart Foundation Walking

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Getting the right balance of fats in your diet can improve your heart health....

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This is a device inserted into your chest to return abnormal heart rhythms to normal using electrical impulses. ...

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Heart Health Network

Heart Health Network

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Heart Health Network is the Heart Foundation’s newsletter for health professionals delivered to your inbox once a month....

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How can I eat more fruit and vegetables for a healthy heart?

How can I eat more fruit and vegetables for a healthy heart?

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Is salt bad for your heart?

Is salt bad for your heart?

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