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Friday 11th December 2015

Kevin was treated for mitral valve disease in 2014, having been diagnosed 18 years prior! Here, in the first of three entries, he writes in detail about his experience of diagnosis and living with heart valve disease.

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Thursday 15th October 2015

Lisa Clift is a GP, and attended our check up event at the England vs. Australia one day international in 2015. In this article, she describes how she was 'bowled over' by Heart Valve Voice!

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Tuesday 28th April 2015

Dr Shelley Rahman Haley, Heart Valve Voice Trustee, is a Consultant Cardiologist for the Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Trust. She attended our event at Crewe Alexandra FC in 2015, and below she explains the importance of having a heart check.

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Wednesday 1st April 2015

Every two years, I undergo health screening. In previous years I have been ranked as very fit and at much lower than average risk of developing cardiovascular disease or diabetes. However, on my most recent screening, I received the shock of my life when the GP said “You know you have a heart murmur don’t you?” This was the moment when I was first diagnosed with mitral valve disease.

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Tuesday 3rd March 2015

Joseph Zacharias is a Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Blackpool Victoria Hospital. Here, he discusses mitral valve treatment.

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Wednesday 4th February 2015

Mike Higginbottom from Sheffield speaks out about the importance of being aware of the symptoms of heart valve disease.

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