World Heart Day 2017

World Heart Day 2017

World Heart Day - Friday 29th September

Promoted by the World Heart Foundation it is supported around the world by various heart organisations including The British Heart Foundation.

More information and resources may be found at The World Heart Day website including a Heart IQ Test to find out how heart smart you are.

There’s more resources at the British Heart Foundation website, including a great online tool to help you Check Your Heart Age.

The Heart Age Test:

• Tells you your heart age compared to your real age
• Explains why it’s important to know your blood pressure and cholesterol numbers
• Gives advice on how to reduce your heart age

Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) is the Number 1 cause of death worldwide with over 17 million annual global deaths. The World Heart Federation has produced this infographic to provide a global snapshot of CVD facts and figures.


Please donate

If you would like to donate to the British Heart Foundation please visit their Just Giving page and click on the big purple “Donate” button. Join their fight for every heartbeat.

Donate to the British Heart Foundation