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Every day brings us closer to finding a cure for cardiovascular disease - New Zealand's number one killer. Here is the latest from our research laboratories.

John's story: A breakthrough that will save lives

John's story: A breakthrough that will save lives
John and his family know the impact that heart disease has on loved ones. They also know how important research is in saving lives. 
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Are you stuck in an exercise rut?

Are you stuck in an exercise rut?

Summer is coming to an end and for many of us the sun is also setting on those New Year resolutions we enthusiastically planned. We often start the year with the best intentions of improving our health and fitness, but life gets busy. 

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Investigating new therapies that can prevent blood clotting

Investigating new therapies that can prevent blood clotting
Our Thrombosis Group has been investigating new therapies that can prevent blood clotting without increased bleeding.
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How To Adopt Healthier Behaviour

How To Adopt Healthier Behaviour

Can you train yourself to change your behaviour? Absolutely.

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Screening for atrial fibrillation in high-risk Māori and Pacific populations

Screening for atrial fibrillation in high-risk Māori and Pacific populations

Screening for asymptomatic atrial fibrillation (AF) in Māori and Pacific Islander people aged 55 and over and treating it with anticoagulant medications could greatly reduce the risk of stroke and premature death, new research has found.

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