Useful Links

You might be interested in the following organisations.    Click on the name below to be redirected to their website (opens in a new window)

Beat-It, East Midlands, cannot be held responsible for the information on these sites

British Heart Foundation (we are an affiliated social support group for the BHF)
Detailed info about cardiac conditions, plus practical advice on travel, insurance etc.

Arrhythmia Alliance
Lots of useful rhythm-related resources

Atrial Fibrillation Association
Detailed resources on atrial fibrillation, plus details of political lobbying for more support for AF issues

STARS (Syncope Trust and Reflex Anoxic Seizures)
Support and resources for those with unexplained loss of consciousness

PoTS UK (Postural Tachycardia Syndrome)
Support and resources for patients with PoTS

DVLA – Medical Conditions, Disabilities and Driving
Official guidance on medical conditions and driving, with useful links to relevant forms

BCS Guidelines on Fitness to Fly
Guidance from the British Cardiovascular Society on heart conditions and fitness to fly