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05 Feb, 2015, 07:00 ET #CreateSurvivors - 2015 Heart and Stroke Foundation Report: Research holds key to heart disease

Decades of progress has saved countless lives, but our biggest research challenges lie ahead OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - The 2015 Heart and...


03 Feb, 2015, 02:06 ET Heart and Stroke Foundation Report: Big challenges lie ahead for Canadians' heart health despite decades of research advances that have resulted in more survivors than ever before

Heart disease touches more than one in two Canadians and new obstacles loom on the horizon OTTAWA, Feb. 3, 2015 /CNW/ - The 2015 Heart and...


15 Sep, 2014, 18:41 ET Spruce Meadows Masters reins in $210,000 for cardiac care in Alberta and showcases CP's heartfelt generosity: Heart and Stroke Foundation among the big winners at CP International

CALGARY, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Against the backdrop of a world-class equestrian event in Calgary this weekend, a story of heart- warming...


03 Feb, 2014, 06:00 ET Heart and Stroke Foundation Report: More Canadians than ever surviving heart attacks and stroke, but not enough are maintaining critical changes to prevent subsequent events

A new Foundation survey shows that although some survivors are making healthy changes, many need more support to face the challenge of recovery...


03 Feb, 2014, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Video B-Roll available via CNW - Heart and Stroke Foundation Report and survivor video with Olympian Isabelle Brasseur/

More Canadians than ever surviving heart attacks and stroke, but not enough are maintaining critical changes to prevent subsequent...


02 Feb, 2014, 15:38 ET Video B-Roll available via CNW - Heart and Stroke Foundation Report and survivor video with Olympian Isabelle Brasseur

More Canadians than ever surviving heart attacks and stroke, but not enough are maintaining critical changes to prevent subsequent...


19 Oct, 2013, 00:01 ET Breaking research from Vascular 2013: study highlights for Oct. 19 2013

MONTREAL, Oct. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Here are summaries of today's press releases featuring research presented today at Vascular 2013 in...


18 Oct, 2013, 00:01 ET Breaking research from Vascular 2013: study highlights for Oct. 18 2013

MONTREAL, Oct. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Here are summaries of today's press releases featuring research presented today at Vascular 2013 in...


17 Oct, 2013, 00:01 ET Prescription for a healthy nation

Groundbreaking NYC public health pioneer prescribes remedy for Canada's health woes MONTREAL, Oct. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada can save lives by...


17 Oct, 2013, 00:01 ET Breaking research from Vascular 2013: study highlights for Oct. 17 2013

MONTREAL, Oct. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Here are summaries of today's press releases featuring research presented today at Vascular 2013 in...


16 Oct, 2013, 10:01 ET 'CPR Makes you Undead!' Heart and Stroke Foundation kicks off second annual CPR awareness campaign with Halloween-themed events across the country.

Anyone can suffer cardiac arrest, so everyone should learn CPR. This Halloween, learn the 3 simple steps to saving a life. TORONTO, Oct. 16,...


10 Jun, 2013, 00:01 ET Heart and Stroke Foundation report emphasizes there is life after stroke

Recovery can continue for years, with survivor family and friends playing essential role OTTAWA, June 10, 2013 /CNW/ - More Canadians are...


04 Feb, 2013, 08:00 ET Heart and Stroke Foundation Report: Without Lifestyle Changes Now, Many Baby Boomers Face a Decade of Sickness and Disability in Their Later Years

Majority say they want quality time as they grow old but their actions don't match their words. This Heart Month, the Foundation urges Canadians...


04 Feb, 2013, 00:01 ET Heart and Stroke Foundation Report: Without Lifestyle Changes Now, Many Baby Boomers Face a Decade of Sickness and Disability in Their Later Years

Majority say they want quality time as they grow old but their actions don't match their words. This Heart Month, the Foundation urges Canadians...


19 Sep, 2012, 09:05 ET Heart and Stroke Foundation's new smartphone app puts health at Canadians' fingertips

Free <30 Days Mobile App gives users control and rewards them for heart-healthy action OTTAWA, Sept. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - The Heart and Stroke...