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For more than 60 years we've been saving and changing lives through medical research and have spent over £110m funding some amazing breakthroughs.

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Recent blog post

What it means to be a heart parent

10 February 2016
Mum-of-two Louise has kindly allowed us to share her thoughts on what it’s like to be a heart parent – and these lovely...

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Yeovil firm names Action Medical Research as its charity of the year

8 February 2016
A thriving Yeovil company has named Action Medical Research as its charity of the year – and aims to raise £2,016 for the UK-...

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Beards Jewellers
Be sure to celebrate Valentine's this weekend and in support of Action Medical Research we will be donating 50%...
Beards Jewellers - 12 February 2016 13:30pm
ActionMed Paula
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ActionMed Paula - 12 February 2016 12:24pm
Lucy Hynes
@TheAbstractsUK @actionmedres So delighted The Abstracts are confirmed to play at Gig in the Garden this summer
Lucy Hynes - 12 February 2016 11:04am
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