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New vascular service launched at Royal Brompton Hospital

Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals have recently launched a new integrated service for patients with cardiovascular disease. The service enables patients to be treated for circulation problems both in the…

10 Warning Signs of Poor Circulation

Having a healthy circulation is vital to the effective functioning of your body. If your blood vessels become damaged or diseased, this can restrict blood flow to the body’s tissues…

“My Secret to Success”: Four female consultants share their stories of achieving career success

According to a recent report, more women than ever are entering the medical profession and many are choosing specialities that were previously dominated by men. RB&HH interviews four female consultants at…

A Map to the Heart: New ‘Rhythmia’ mapping technology for treating arrhythmia

Consultants at Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals have started using a new, ground-breaking technology to map the electrical signals of the heart. Heart rhythm problems (otherwise known as heart arrhythmias)…

Do you exercise enough? Top exercise tips for summer….

One of the golden rules of staying fit and healthy is to exercise regularly, but a surprising amount of people do not undertake any exercise at all. In a recent…