Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY)
Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) is the UK charity that supports those affected by conditions that can cause young sudden cardiac death. CRY provides families with bereavement support and funds fast-track expert pathology investigations at the CRY Centre for Cardiac Pathology (www.cry-ccp.org.uk). CRY raises awareness of signs and symptoms of cardiac conditions and supports young people diagnosed with life-threatening conditions through the myheart Network (www.myheart.org.uk). CRY funds medical research and operates a nationwide cardiac screening programme for any person between the age of 14 and 35 (www.testmyheart.org.uk). CRY funds fast-track expert medical services at the CRY Centre for Inherited Cardiovascular Conditions and Sports Cardiology.
Dr Steven Cox is the Chief Executive of CRY.