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Heart Failure and Beyond - Patient Fuelled Podcast

Heart Failure and Beyond - Patient Fuelled Podcast

By Pumping Marvellous, the UK's Heart Failure Charity. Fuelled by patients.

This Podcast has been brought to you by the Pumping Marvellous Foundation the UK's Heart Failure Charity.
In our series of Podcasts, talking to people about heart failure, we look beyond the cardiologist and delve into what makes people tick, what’s their “Secret Sauce” the Elixir that drives people to overcome and conquer challenging situations in their life.
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Rich's Secret Sauce
Rich's Secret Sauce
Meet Rich from Leeds, West Yorkshire in the UK, who lives with Heart Failure. Rich is a Pumping Marvellous Patient Educator and the Deputy Chair of the Pumping Marvellous Foundation Trustee Board. He is one of our patient experts. He talks about his life and experiences through the podcast and shares his secret sauce with listeners. Rich is somebody who nows runs Marathons, Walks, Cycles amongst other activities. Rich's heart failure journey started off being diagnosed with heart failure whilst in hospital. He was very symptomatic and unwell. We met Rich at a patient education event in Leeds where he joined our patient educator group. Over the years Rich's journey has been truly amazing. His recovery, from a life threatening position has been truly inspiring. Listen to him articulate his life from diagnosis to Marathon Man. 
46:02
December 02, 2022
Gavin's Secret Sauce
Gavin's Secret Sauce
Meet Gavin from Darwin, Lancashire in the UK, who lives with Heart Failure. Gav is a Pumping Marvellous Patient Educator, a patient expert. He talks about his life and experiences through the podcast and shares his secret sauce with listeners. Gav is a keen gardener and throughout the pandemic lockdowns he livestreamed gardening sessions to our community of heart failure patients, with many planting seeds and plants for the first time. Gav is also Chair of Blackburn and District Flower Show and has appeared on BBC Radio Lancashire spreading his knowledge and passion for all things gardening. You can also follow him on Twitter @Fruit&VegGav.  Grab a slice of Butter Pie with a mound of pickled red cabbage and listen to Gav talk about his childhood, aspirations and disappointments, having to live with heart failure.
45:48
November 15, 2022
Sally's Secret Sauce
Sally's Secret Sauce
Meet Sally from Derbyshire in the UK, who lives with Heart Failure. Sally is a Pumping Marvellous Patient Educator, a patient expert. She talks about her life and experiences through the podcast and shares her secret sauce. Sally has HFpEF (Heart Failure with preserved ejection fraction) a type of heart failure that impacts around 400,00 - 500,000 people in the UK where treatment options are limited. Maybe grab a Cherry Bakewell, kick your feet back and absorb the intensity of Sally's podcast.
42:32
November 03, 2022
Dave's Secret Sauce
Dave's Secret Sauce
Everybody needs a Dave. Dave is from Nottingham in the UK, you know the home of Sherwood Forest, Robin Hood and his Merry Men. A Patient Educator with the Pumping Marvellous Foundation, who lives with Heart Failure. He's one of our marvellous patient educators and he shares with you his journey and his secret sauce.
42:51
October 17, 2022
Donna's Secret Sauce
Donna's Secret Sauce
Meet Donna from Scotland who lives with Heart Failure. Donna is a Pumping Marvellous Patient Educator, a patient expert. She talks about her life and experiences through the podcast and shares her secret sauce. Get a coffee or tea and a slice of cake and listen to a Heart Failure, patient fuelled podcast.
40:15
September 22, 2022
Teresa's Secret Sauce
Teresa's Secret Sauce
Meet Teresa from Essex who lives with Heart Failure. A funny and jolly podcast from somebody who shares their secret sauce. Get a coffee or tea and a slice of cake and listen to a Heart Failure, patient fuelled podcast.
43:46
September 22, 2022