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The findings of a major research study from The National Institute for Prevention and Cardiovascular Health (NIPC) and The National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) call into question the validity of recent changes to treatment recommendations for a certain type of blood pressure patient.

28/01/20

Much-needed funds raised to support stroke survivors The Annual Croí Golden Ticket Raffle results were announced on Wednesday, December 18, [...]

18/12/19

Article from The Connaught Telegraph Ireland West Airport staff have presented a cheque for €41,395 to the airport's three staff [...]

16/12/19

Croí and its subsidiary, the National Institute for Prevention and Cardiovascular Health (NIPC), scooped 3 top awards at the Irish [...]

21/11/19

Croí, the Heart and Stroke Charity, launched its stunning 2019 Christmas Card Collection this week, available to purchase in local [...]

20/11/19

Croí is a partner of GCOA Global Coalition On Aging Launches Cross-Sector Global Alliance To Promote Greater Attention To And [...]

14/11/19

Croí, the Heart and Stroke Charity, recently funded the furnishing and redesign of a new family room for the Coronary [...]

29/10/19

The Key to Healthy Ageing is a Healthy Heart says Croí – Announcing FREE Heart Health Checks for 65+ year olds [...]

24/10/19

39% of heart attack survivors are obese, 40% still have high blood pressure and 56% do not have their cholesterol [...]

18/10/19

The sold-out 5th Annual Croí Night Run took place last Friday (October 11) along the Salthill Prom in Galway. Over [...]

18/10/19

In recognition of World Stroke Day on Tuesday, October 29th, Croí, the heart and stroke charity, hosted a Public Talk [...]

14/10/19

To celebrate World Restart a Heart Day, Croí is holding a FREE CPR training evening! Date: Wednesday, October 16th Time: […]

14/10/19

Join Croí for a Ballinasloe Heart Health Event Free public talk with heart experts, plus heart health checks The key [...]

07/10/19

We’re lighting Galway up red for World Heart Day! 🚨 This Sunday, September 29, Bon Secours Hospital Galway; The Browne […]

27/09/19

We can all be Heart Heroes by making a promise, to ourselves and those we care about, to look after [...]

23/09/19

It was a busy time for Croí this European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Week! Team Croí were out and about [...]

22/09/19

The use of a stethoscope remains a key step in detecting heart problems, especially heart murmurs and Heart Valve Disease. [...]

19/09/19

Don’t mistake heart valve disease symptoms for old age urge heart medics Top heart doctors are urging patients to know […]

16/09/19

Galway Night Run: Everyone welcome to race the Prom, in aid of Croí Terry Small from Castlegar, Galway, is busy [...]

12/09/19

By Pearl O’Kennedy Pearl is 80 years old and lives with her husband on Rahoon Road in Galway. They have [...]

12/09/19

Heart valve disease is becoming more common as a consequence of our ageing population and increased life expectancy. About 1 [...]

11/09/19

Croí are partners in the GCOA Alliance on Heart Failure Beginning Saturday, August 31st, the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) […]

05/09/19

Following the success of the first ever European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day in 2018, members of the European Heart […]

05/09/19

Article featured in Upstairs Downstairs magazine, August/September 2019 issue Croí - Heart and Stroke Charity, is based in Galway and [...]

26/08/19

A fashion show luncheon in partnership with charities Croí, National Breast Cancer Research Institute, and Rosabel’s Rooms, will take place [...]

26/08/19

The Big Gig, Cairde Seán Henry: A celebration of friendship and life The inaugural Cairde concert, in memory of Portumna [...]

16/08/19

The 5th Annual Galway Night Run in aid of Croí, the Heart & Stroke Charity, will take place on Friday, [...]

06/08/19

Ireland West Airport launches online bumper summer draw in support of Croi, Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation and Hope House […]

15/07/19

Annual AM AM helps
fund free facilities for
families of heart patients

11/07/19

Do you or someone you know have high blood pressure or are you taking medication to manage blood pressure?

If so, we invite you to a FREE blood pressure check and public talk by heart expert Dr. Faisal Sharif on Wednesday, July 10th in the Croí Heart & Stroke Centre, Newcastle, Galway.

24/06/19

The Key to Healthy Ageing is a Healthy Heart says Croí – Announcing FREE Heart Health Checks for 65+ year […]

30/05/19

Almost 200 people are diagnosed with heart failure every week in Ireland – that is 10,000 people per year – […]

29/05/19

Croí, the Heart & Stroke Charity visited University Hospital Galway with the Heart Failure Patient Alliance on May 10th to […]

16/05/19

“We look forward to working closely with Croí to help build their out-of-hospital stroke support programme. This partnership is a fantastic opportunity for Surmodics to support Croí’s mission to prevent disease, save lives and promote wellbeing, a mission that Surmodics as an organisation also shares. We are proud to support Croí and play a part in the great work that they do for our community,”

15/05/19

      This May, it’s time to take action and raise the flag on the danger signs and symptoms […]

08/05/19

A series of free Healthy Ireland health and wellbeing days were delivered across Inis Oírr, Inis Mór, Inis Meáin, and [...]

29/04/19

It’s time to dust off your bike saddle and get in gear as registration is now open for the 25th […]

29/04/19

April 19, 2019 - Repost from The Galway Advertiser. Written by Mary O'Connor A family carer who completed a training [...]

18/04/19

As part of Croí’s Third Age Programme, which aims to reduce the impact of age-related heart and stroke conditions, we […]

26/03/19

COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called coronavirus. There [...]

16/03/19