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American College of Cardiology, World Heart Federation to Partner for ACC.20/WCC in Chicago
When it comes to heart health, women are still being left behind
Raising awareness of rare diseases
WHF and the European Federation of Periodontology to publish recommendations on the links between periodontitis and cardiovascular disease
Update from the 144th Session of the WHO Executive Board
WHF Co-Organises RHD Regional Regional Workshop in Egypt
Lifestyle change programme run for fans by football clubs scores health goals
WHF and the European Federation of Periodontology to hold workshop on periodontitis and cardiovascular diseases
Developing a Roadmap on cardiovascular diseases among people living with diabetes
WHF launches Report on Hypertension Roadmap implementation in Kenya
WHF signs open letter urging WHO to reject partnership with tobacco companies
WHF and Partners say no to tobacco industry policy interference
26 January 2019 is International Kawasaki Disease Awareness Day!
Global Heart welcomes new Editor-in-Chief
European Heart Journal Cardiopulse features our new WHF President Prof Karen Sliwa