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  1. Noonan syndrome

    20 Sep 2019

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

  2. Long QT syndrome

    16 Sep 2019

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

  3. Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome

    19 Jun 2019

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

  4. 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...

  5. Heart abnormality birth defects

    19 Jun 2019

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

  6. Organ and tissue transplantation

    20 Apr 2019

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

  7. Coronary angiogram

    11 Feb 2019

    A coronary angiogram is the most accurate diagnostic test for a range of heart problems, including coronary heart disease...

  8. Heart disease and food

    31 Jan 2019

    A diet low in saturated fats and high in fibre and plant foods can substantially reduce your risk of developing heart disease...

  9. Heart disease and stroke

    15 Jan 2019 Heart disease and stroke

    Although blocked blood vessels can cause both coronary heart disease and some types of stroke, stroke is not the same as heart disease...

  10. Aortic stenosis

    19 Dec 2018

    Aortic stenosis may be congenital (present from before birth), but is often diagnosed during teenage years...