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  1. Cholesterol

    06 Jul 2020

    Your body needs cholesterol, but it can make its own. You don't need cholesterol in your diet...

  2. Rheumatic heart disease

    25 Jun 2020

    Stopping episodes of recurrent ARF can prevent rheumatic heart disease (RHD)...

  3. Blood pressure (high) - hypertension

    21 May 2020

    Hypertension, or high blood pressure, can increase your risk of heart attack, kidney failure and stroke...

  4. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

    10 Dec 2019

    CPR is a life-saving skill that everyone should learn from an accredited organisation...

  5. Noonan syndrome

    12 Nov 2019

    Noonan syndrome is a genetic condition that usually includes heart abnormalities and characteristic facial features...

  6. Long QT syndrome

    12 Nov 2019

    You should be investigated for long QT syndrome if you faint for no apparent reason, during or after exercise or emotional excitement...

  7. Organ and tissue transplantation

    23 Oct 2019

    Transplantation varies depending on the transplant organ or tissue so speak with your medical team about surgical procedures, recovery and medications...

  8. Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome

    19 Jun 2019

    Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome is characterised by attacks of rapid heart rate or tachycardia...

  9. Heart disorders (acquired) - children

    19 Jun 2019

    Some children acquire a heart problem after an illness in childhood, and this is called an acquired heart defect...

  10. Heart abnormality birth defects

    19 Jun 2019

    Some congenital heart defects are mild and cause no significant disturbance to the way the heart functions...