'Eighty per cent of conditions like mine are discovered post-mortem'
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The actress who almost died from undetected heart condition

Actress Rebecca Shorrocks nearly lost her life to cardiomyopathy - a heart condition she never knew she had.

According to St George's University of London, 12 young people lose their lives every week as a result of undiagnosed heart conditions.

The charity Cardiac Risk in the Young wants to push for screening on the NHS for everyone aged 14-35.

Video Journalist: Gem O'Reilly

  • 18 Nov 2018
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