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Introduction

If you or a loved one has been told by your doctor that you have heart failure, it is understandable to feel frightened or confused. Heart failure is a common but serious and possibly progressive condition that frequently has no cure. However, by understanding your condition, following your treatment plan as recommended by your doctor and making simple lifestyle changes, you can live longer, feel better and do more.

This section explains what happens inside the body of someone with heart failure, how it can be caused and which medical tests your doctor might recommend.

AN ANIMATED JOURNEY THROUGH HEART FAILURE

A series of 9 simple, captivating animations explaining heart failure and its treatment.

These narrated animations explain how a healthy heart works, what happens to it in heart failure and how various treatments work to improve your health.

USEFUL TOOLS

Click to print these tools to help you monitor your heart failure

PATIENT AND CAREGIVERS VIDEOS

In this section you can watch, listen or read interviews with other people with heart failure and their caregivers.

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and share your own views and experiences with other patients, families and caregivers.

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