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Larry King Cardiac Foundation

My Birthday Wish

Larry King | Posted 01.23.2014 | Celebrity
Larry King

Of the six million children around the world with potentially treatable heart defects and no access to care, approximately 6,000 live in Uganda. How great would it be if together, we could put 6,000 candles on a metaphorical cake to brighten the lives of these kids?!

Flip for Big Ideas Like Heart Health

Larry King | Posted 09.22.2013 | Impact
Larry King

The mission of the Larry King Cardiac Foundation is to save hearts. Flipboard is a powerful platform that makes it simple and fun for us to highlight visually-compelling articles on how to lead a heart healthy life.

Helping Hands Make Healthy Hearts

Tamsin Smith | Posted 09.15.2013 | Impact
Tamsin Smith

Corrective heart treatment is only available to 7 percent of the world's population. Kids in sub-Saharan Africa are least likely to receive help for their hearts, with upwards of 6,000 at risk in Uganda alone.

The Beat Goes On

Larry King | Posted 08.20.2013 | Impact
Larry King

I love meeting people and hearing their stories. I interview the leading figures in popular culture, folks like the great actor James Gandolfini, who we've just lost to cardiac arrest. On the topic of addressing heart disease, like so much else, the news can sometimes be good, as well as bad.

Talk in Action

Larry King | Posted 07.26.2013 | Impact
Larry King

A memorable interview reveals not only what someone does, but why. It's at the junction of motivation and manifestation where personal history really gets interesting.

Larry King Heart to Heart

Tamsin Smith | Posted 07.17.2013 | Impact
Tamsin Smith

After surviving quintuple bypass surgery in 1987, thanks to excellent doctors and a good insurance plan, Larry King felt grateful. He knew that others weren't so lucky and so, to help those less fortunate, he founded the Larry King Cardiac Foundation (LKCF).