Helping teenagers face the challenge of living with heart disease

St Albans & Harpenden Review: Lyndsay Kay Leaver

9:36am Thursday 24th April 2014

Lindsay-Kay Leaver, 30, is a Cardiac Adolescent and Transition Clinical Nurse Specialist at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) in London. She supports thousands of teenagers with heart conditions as they move from the very supportive environment of paediatric care into adult services where they need to take more responsibility for their own heart health and medical appointments.

Q&A with Dr Afzal Sohaib, a British Heart Foundation (BHF) Clinical Research Training Fellow working in London and a keen runner.

St Albans & Harpenden Review: Q&A with Dr Afzal Sohaib, a British Heart Foundation (BHF) Clinical Research Training Fellow working in London and a keen runner.

8:49am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Q&A with Dr Afzal Sohaib, a British Heart Foundation (BHF) Clinical Research Training Fellow working in London and a keen runner.

Running for healthy hearts

St Albans & Harpenden Review: Lucy Chan BHF

9:15am Friday 11th April 2014

Learning to run was a frustrating process (I started off not being able to run for more than 30 seconds...) but immensely satisfying (that runner’s ‘high’ is, in my eyes, unbeatable!) Soon enough I was running three times a week and ready to take on a charity run.

Malcolm Durrant’s Tower of London Run

St Albans & Harpenden Review: Malcom Durrant BHF

8:30am Monday 7th April 2014

As an ex-serviceman I like to think I am in charge of my life. Being in control of your money, fortune or health was drilled into me

Run all over heart disease at the British Heart Foundation’s London 10k Runs

St Albans & Harpenden Review: London 10k Runs

10:09am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

If this months’ iconic London Marathon has inspired you to take up running but you don’t fancy starting with a 26 mile challenge, then why not run or jog up to 10k around some of London’s iconic landmarks and green spaces and help the fight heart disease at the same time.



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