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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

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

14/03/19

  Pictured at the launch of the 34th Annual Croí Ball, (from left): Brian Kenny, Kenny Galway (Presenting Sponsor); Neil [...]

22/02/19

Healthy Ireland is coming to the Islands! A series of free health and wellbeing days will be delivered across the […]

22/02/19

A strategic partnership between local heart & stroke charity Croi and NUI Galway is leading the way in positioning Ireland [...]

21/02/19

35 Irish patient organisations, including Croí, have signed a Charter calling for greater patient involvement in the ‘Medicines Assessment & […]

20/02/19

Ireland West Airport is delighted to announce that Croí, Hope House and The Jack and Jill Foundation have been selected […]

28/01/19

Over 17,500 visits to Croí House… more than 102 families supported through the Courtyard Apartments… Over 15,700 people engaged with […]

21/12/18

Huge congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Croí Golden Ticket Draw! 1st prize, €2,000 – winner is Arthur Foden, […]

21/12/18

Croí Heart & Stroke Charity, in collaboration with the HSE Social Care Services Galway, won the Innovative Project Category at [...]

11/12/18

The GPs on Achill Island recently took delivery of a Cardiac Holter Monitor, which is a useful piece of cardiac […]

03/12/18

An award-winning Mayo study has been accepted for presentation at the International Palliative Care Network Conference, which runs online from […]

20/11/18

Cardioalianza presents the “Cardiovascular Patients’ Declaration Regarding Therapeutic Adherence”, in which 10 European cardiovascular patients’ associations come together to promote greater […]

16/11/18

The 4th Annual Croí 5km Night Run took place on Friday last, October 19 along the Salthill Prom in Galway. […]

22/10/18

Stand Up to Heart Failure, a campaign supported by Croí, Heartbeat Trust, Irish Heart Foundation, Novartis and Edelman, won the Patient […]

18/10/18

By Neil Johnson, Chief Executive of Croí, the West of Ireland Cardiac & Stroke Foundation and the National Institute for […]

12/10/18

Social Inclusion Week for County Galway is taking place from the 15th -21st October, 2018. Croí is delighted to be […]

11/10/18