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National Heart Foundation of Australia

The Heart Foundation is an Australia-wide, non-profit, non-government health organisation, committed to fighting Australia's number one killer - heart disease. The Heart Foundation funds life-saving heart research and work to improve heart disease prevention and care for all Australians. More than 620,000 Australians are living with heart disease and each year approximately 54,000 Australians suffer a heart attack. The Heart Foundation is dedicated to making a real difference to the heart health of Australians. Every day, their work includes: funding world class cardiovascular research, guilding health professionals on preventing and treating heart disease, educating Australians about making healthy choices, supporting people living with heart conditions, advocating to government and industry to improve heart health in Australia.