Good communication helps improve outcomes for heart patients - credit AHA

Good communication helps improve outcomes for heart patients

Patients who said they communicated effectively with their healthcare providers were more likely to report the use of prescribed statin drugs and aspirin Patients with hardened arteries who reported good communication with their healthcare providers were less likely to use the emergency room and more likely to comply with their treatment plans, according to a […]

2017 “Marvellous Awards” Announced

Patients identify heart failure specialists for the Marvellous Awards 2017″ Preston, Lancashire, December 2016 – Health Care Professionals throughout the UK have been recognised and honoured by patients for their exceptional quality of care and treatment. Sponsored by The Pumping Marvellous Foundation, this award acknowledges the value that these Health Care Professionals bring to the […]

PPCM Awareness Steering Committee

New PPCM Awareness Steering Committee

PPCM Awareness Steering Committee – A New Birth of Awareness for Heart Failure Mums Inaugural Meeting for PPCM Awareness Steering Committee: A ground breaking step forward for The Pumping Marvellous Foundation who have been supporting mothers with Peripartum Cardiomyopathy (PPCM), and helping in every way we can to raise PPCM awareness. A number of mums came together, […]

Tesco now HeartSafe with 900 defibrillators installed in their stores

Tesco now HeartSafe

Tesco now HeartSafe with 900 defibrillators installed in their stores Arrhythmia Alliance has announced that every Tesco shopper is now HeartSafe with the placement of over 900 automated external defibrillators in stores across the UK, supported by the Defibs Save Lives campaign. This follows the launch of the Arrhythmia Alliance manifesto, ‘Now Is The Time… for […]

Happy Heart Transplant Birthday Arthur Whitfield

Happy 25th Heart Transplant Birthday Arthur Whitfield

Happy 25th Heart Day from Pumping Marvelllous Today, Pumping Marvellous the UK’s heart failure charity are wishing Arthur Whitfield a very special birthday indeed. 25 years ago today Arthur was very fortunate to receive a heart transplant at Harefield Hospital, following a tip off from Buckingham Palace! (Read more.) On hearing Arthur’s story, Pumping Marvellous […]