Heart & Stroke

Research Says Sugary Drinks Sound Health Alarms

According to new research commissioned by leading health organizations Canadians are consuming high amounts of sugary drinks and if this continues, the consequences to our health and the healthcare system will be devastating. Most troubling, young people drink the largest amount of sugary beverages. The research from the University of Waterloo reveals that sugary drink […]

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Act FAST For Stroke Symptoms

Stroke is the third leading cause of death in Canada, and a leading cause of disability. FAST, which stands for Face, Arms, Speech and Time, highlights that the quicker you act, the more of the person you save. The Heart and Stroke Foundation today launched a new national campaign to raise awareness of the signs […]

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