Press Releases

  • The missing heart attacks

  • April 17th 2020
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    People suffering heart attacks during the Coronavirus outbreak may be putting their lives at risk by delaying seeking medical help.

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  • HeartMan: Self-management for Heart Failure

  • April 23rd 2019
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    The HeartMan project, funded by EU's Horizon 2020 programme, presents the technology developed and findings from the clinical trial in Belgium in a series of interactive sessions at its final conference on Wednesday 24 April 2019 in Brussels. Click here to download the programme.

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  • Heart Failure and Cardiovascular Disease

  • April 22nd 2019
  • Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one cause of death in Europe as well as in the European Union (EU), where it is responsible for 3.9 and 1.8 million deaths respectively every year. CVD mortality is falling in most European countries. However, declining death rates do not go hand in hand with declining morbidity. The number of CVD patients remains at a very high level; in the EU alone, almost 49 million people live with cardiovascular disease.

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  • ENVI Workshop on Cardiovascular Diseases and Lifestyle

  • October 05th 2018
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    Press Note for the ENVI Workshop on “Cardiovascular Diseases and Lifestyle”, Tuesday 09 October 2018, 9:00 to 11:00, Altiero Spinelli building, room ASP3G2, European Parliament Brussels.

  • World No Tobacco Day 2018

  • June 06th 2018
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    Tobacco breaks hearts: World No Tobacco Day event at the European Parliament reminds of tobacco’s preventable toll, calls for action to prevent and reduce it

     

    6 June 2018

     

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