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

How to work out without leaving the house

How to work out without leaving the house
It’s cold. It’s dark. It’s rainy. The last thing you want to do when you get home from work is venture back out into the winter chill to hit the gym or the pavement. But what if you could work out from the warmth of your loungeroom using items you may already have lying around the house?
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At the heart of our diverse community

At the heart of our diverse community

The Heart Research Institute is excited to reveal our recent makeover by well-known mural artist OxKing that showcases the diverse community to which we belong.

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Top 7 superfoods to try

Top 7 superfoods to try

You don’t need to eat superfoods to be healthy – a balanced diet rich in a variety of whole foods will do that. However, if you want to see what the fuss is all about, here’s what’s trending in the superfood world right now.

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Cardiovascular seminar series: Macrophages and TLRs at the heart of inflammation-related pathologies

Cardiovascular seminar series: Macrophages and TLRs at the heart of inflammation-related pathologies
At the most recent Heart Research Institute/Charles Perkins Centre Cardiovascular Seminar, guest speaker Professor Matt Sweet, Director of the Centre for Inflammation and Disease Research and Deputy Head of the Division of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine at the Institute for Molecular Bioscience at The University of Queensland presented ‘Blame it on innate immunity: macrophages and toll-like receptors (TLRs) at the heart of inflammation-related pathologies’.
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Give blood. Give now. Give often.

Give blood. Give now. Give often.
On June 14 every year, World Blood Donor Day is celebrated globally to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products and to thank blood donors for their life-changing gifts of blood.
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