Heart Failure Resources

This is Ruth, 43, from Buxton. She is fighting heart failure.


Further support and information

We’ve collated links to heart failure resources that you may find helpful and informative. Each of them has lots of useful information about the condition.


Helpful downloads

We have created a useful information guide to help support you with your heart failure journey.

Making the most of your appointments PDF


Patient Support

If you need emotional support or are looking for further advice there are a number of patients groups dedicated to supporting people with heart failure. You can find a wealth of information and a community to join:


Patient Stories

You can read out patients' full journeys here:


Sunil's story

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Bob's story

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Ruth's story

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Sandra's story

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Help us fight heart failure

Share what you’ve learnt today and together we can raise awareness of heart failure.

I’ve just learnt about the symptoms and causes of heart failure. I'm sharing this so we can all fight heart failure together and improve care across the UK.



Sunil talks about
heart failure

Watch Sunil's documentary to
see how he set out to Fight
Failure to help others.
Watch video

Monitor your

Fill in this quick questionnaire to
keep track of your symptoms on a
weekly basis.
Track symptoms

Impact in
your area

Do you know how heart failure is
impacting your local area? Use
this tool to find out.
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Fighting Failure is a disease awareness campaign that has been sponsored and funded by Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd.

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Reporting side effects
If you get side-effects with any medication you are taking, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in the information leaflet that comes in the pack. You can report side effects via the Yellow Card Scheme at https://yellowcard.mhra.gov.uk/ (UK).
By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of your medication.

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