Every 90 minutes a New Zealander dies from heart disease. We're investing in a future free from cardiovascular disease.
One in 20 New Zealanders have been diagnosed with heart disease. Early detection can mean the difference between life and death.
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in New Zealand. Today's research is tomorrow's cure.
Congenital heart disease affects up to one in every 100 babies. I was that one baby.
My name is Cara. I’m 33, and I’ve had five open heart surgeries. This is my story.
HRI's Dr Katrina Chau has been awarded Best Scientific Presentation at the 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting held by the Society of Obstetric Medicine of Australia and New Zealand (SOMANZ) in conjunction with the Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society (ADIPS).
The Heart Research Institute (NZ) is a registered charity in New Zealand and funds vital research into the World’s Number 1 killer - Cardiovascular disease. Donations to The Heart Research Institute (NZ) do not go towards the NZ Heart Foundation.
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2, 3 NZ Health Survey: Annual update 2013-2014, Ministry of Health.