Heart failure: A spotlight on symptoms

Even though heart failure is a chronic condition, it can be effectively managed. This means that being able to recognize and check the symptoms of chronic heart failure is especially important. Watch the animation below to see these brought to life.

Read more about each of the eight key symptoms of heart failure, and download and print a handy infographic to help you to recognize symptoms straightaway.

 

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