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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Marking 25 years in businesson Friday, Aug. 26 from 2 to 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come out and celebra
Marking 25 years in business
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
on Friday, Aug. 26 from 2 to 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come out and celebrate, with proceeds being donated to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. "It's something that I'm very proud of and I'd like to thank David for his 25 years of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Swap a sugary beverage for water to shed excess poundson Americans who, data indicate, drink twice the quantity of sugary beverages t
Swap a sugary beverage for water to shed excess pounds
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
on Americans who, data indicate, drink twice the quantity of sugary beverages than Canadians do. Even so, according to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, one-third of youth, from the age of five to 19, consume sugary beverages every day. What about... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Schramayr: Exercise yourself to better cholesterol numbersanything through the straw will require great pressure. LDL is low in density a
Schramayr: Exercise yourself to better cholesterol numbers
Guelph Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
anything through the straw will require great pressure. LDL is low in density and sludgy … like oatmeal. According to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, HDL cholesterol may help to prevent the clogging of arteries that occurs with excess LDL levels,... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
'It saved my life'he said with a smile. "There's no question people are being saved by AEDs." Va
'It saved my life'
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 8 days ago
he said with a smile. "There's no question people are being saved by AEDs." Valerie Holland, of the Simcoe County Muskoka Heart and Stroke Foundation, said Chase's efforts to bring awareness about AEDs cannot be underestimated. "Chase's... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
'It saved my life'he said with a smile. "There's no question people are being saved by AEDs." Va
'It saved my life'
Barrie Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
he said with a smile. "There's no question people are being saved by AEDs." Valerie Holland, of the Simcoe County Muskoka Heart and Stroke Foundation, said Chase's efforts to bring awareness about AEDs cannot be underestimated. "Chase's... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Big Bike rides in Sudbury area raises $93,000The City of Greater Sudbury and Manitoulin Island raised more than $93,000 duri
Big Bike rides in Sudbury area raises $93,000
The Sudbury Star / Posted 11 days ago
The City of Greater Sudbury and Manitoulin Island raised more than $93,000 during this year's Heart and Stroke Foundation Big Bike event. Cori-Lynn Lemaitre, area co-ordinator of the Heart and Stroke Foundation, said she is overwhelmed by the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Couple told to return baby bonus after eight-day-old son diesto be an annual five-kilometre walk, called the Emmett Greco's Myocarditis walk
Couple told to return baby bonus after eight-day-old son dies
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 days ago
to be an annual five-kilometre walk, called the Emmett Greco's Myocarditis walk, will be held to raise money for the Heart and Stroke Foundation. "We're hoping to raise hopefully between $7,000 to $10,000," said Lisabeth, adding there will... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Summertime tune trek from Brantford to Parisbe released this fall as a single from the band's new album. The Danny Thompso
Summertime tune trek from Brantford to Paris
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 13 days ago
be released this fall as a single from the band's new album. The Danny Thompson Band will be at SueFest, a fundraiser the Heart and Stroke Foundation Of Canada, on Aug. 21 at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 12 Catharine Ave., Brantford. The event... Read more
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iol.co.za
The sweet taste of excesswith two in three women, almost one in three men and almost one in four childre
The sweet taste of excess
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
with two in three women, almost one in three men and almost one in four children overweight or obese, according to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. But following the lead of countries like Denmark, Norway, Finland and Mexico, which have... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Liberals mulled imposing tax on soft drinksunder the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a
Liberals mulled imposing tax on soft drinks
Sarnia Observer / Posted 15 days ago
under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a prebudget recommendation made by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, which urged Ottawa to impose a tax of five cents per 100 millilitres on sugar-sweetened... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Liberals mulled imposing tax on soft drinksunder the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a
Liberals mulled imposing tax on soft drinks
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 15 days ago
under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a prebudget recommendation made by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, which urged Ottawa to impose a tax of five cents per 100 millilitres on sugar-sweetened... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Liberals mulled imposing tax on soft drinksunder the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a
Liberals mulled imposing tax on soft drinks
Chatham Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a prebudget recommendation made by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, which urged Ottawa to impose a tax of five cents per 100 millilitres on sugar-sweetened... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Liberals mulled imposing tax on soft drinksunder the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a
Liberals mulled imposing tax on soft drinks
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 15 days ago
under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a prebudget recommendation made by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, which urged Ottawa to impose a tax of five cents per 100 millilitres on sugar-sweetened... Read more
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CBC.ca
Sugar tax? Finance minister's office requested analysis of tax on soft drinksPress under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed
Sugar tax? Finance minister's office requested analysis of tax on soft drinks
CBC.ca / Posted 15 days ago
Press under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a pre-budget recommendation made by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, which urged Ottawa to impose a tax of five cents per 100 millilitres on sugar-sweetened... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Soda pop tax? Feds examine financial side of a potential obesity-fighting toolPress under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed
Soda pop tax? Feds examine financial side of a potential obesity-fighting tool
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 days ago
Press under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a pre-budget recommendation made by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, which urged Ottawa to impose a tax of five cents per 100 millilitres on sugar-sweetened... Read more
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CTV News
Soft drink tax? Feds examine financial side of a potential obesity-fighting toolPress under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed
Soft drink tax? Feds examine financial side of a potential obesity-fighting tool
CTV News / Posted 16 days ago
Press under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a pre-budget recommendation made by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, which urged Ottawa to impose a tax of five cents per 100 millilitres on sugar-sweetened... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ottawa studied pros and cons of tax on soft drinksPress under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed
Ottawa studied pros and cons of tax on soft drinks
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Press under the Access to Information Act. As an example, the document pointed to a pre-budget recommendation made by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, which urged Ottawa to impose a tax of five cents per 100 millilitres on sugar-sweetened... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
LDL cholesterol levels can be brought down by new lipid-lowering drugs: Studyblood cholesterol levels because they contain healthy fats. Eating fiber can a
LDL cholesterol levels can be brought down by new lipid-lowering drugs: Study
Bel Marra Health / Posted 20 days ago
blood cholesterol levels because they contain healthy fats. Eating fiber can also cut your cholesterol levels. The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada recommends eating 21 to 38 grams of fiber each day. Here’s one more reason to toss out... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
SueFest keeps growingwill open at 2 p.m. Food will be available for $5 a plate from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
SueFest keeps growing
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 20 days ago
will open at 2 p.m. Food will be available for $5 a plate from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. As well, SueFest raises money for the Heart and Stroke Foundation and raises awareness of the signs and symptoms of heart disease. So far, $10,000 has been... Read more
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Philly.com
Popular diabetes drug Victoza does not help severe heart failureand involved 24 U.S. centers, including Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, T
Popular diabetes drug Victoza does not help severe heart failure
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
and involved 24 U.S. centers, including Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Temple University Hospital, and Lancaster Heart and Stroke Foundation. The diabetes drug, Novo Nordisk Inc.'s liraglutide, is sold as Victoza for diabetes, and as... Read more
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iol.co.za
KZN tops heart-related deaths in SAof KZN,” she said. KZN’s prominence on the list of provincial heart-related de
KZN tops heart-related deaths in SA
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
of KZN,” she said. KZN’s prominence on the list of provincial heart-related deaths echoes repeated warnings by The Heart and Stroke Foundation of South Africa on the effects of sedentary lifestyles. Several studies have also pointed to... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury encouraged to get activeThe Heart and Stroke Foundation is teaming up with local recreational centres a
Sudbury encouraged to get active
The Sudbury Star / Posted 24 days ago
The Heart and Stroke Foundation is teaming up with local recreational centres across the City of Greater Sudbury to provide the public with free classes. The admission to participate in these classes is a donation to the Foundation. The Basement... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Stroke and cancer survivor to longboard across Canada to help othersan important message. In 2013, Harrison started riding his longboard on a cros
Stroke and cancer survivor to longboard across Canada to help others
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
an important message. In 2013, Harrison started riding his longboard on a cross-Canada trek to raise awareness for the Heart and Stroke Foundation and Coast to Coast Against Cancer Foundation. But his trip was temporarily derailed when he... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Annual Harbour Days celebrates everything great about Gore Baymarket on the waterfront. The town of Gore Bay celebrated the official dedicati
Annual Harbour Days celebrates everything great about Gore Bay
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 26 days ago
market on the waterfront. The town of Gore Bay celebrated the official dedication ceremony on the marina-breakwall, and the Heart and Stroke Foundation Big Bike Ride was hugely successful. On Friday evening Gore Bay Theatre presented their... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Gore Bay raises over $100K for Heart and Stroke Foundationof Gore Bay and its community members have been praised for their tremendous su
Gore Bay raises over $100K for Heart and Stroke Foundation
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 26 days ago
of Gore Bay and its community members have been praised for their tremendous support of the Sudbury and Manitoulin District Heart and Stroke Foundation through very successful fundraising events like the Big Bike event held last Friday as part of... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
More automated defibrillators in Agassizrate is slim, so having an AED nearby can be extremely useful. The Agassiz Spe
More automated defibrillators in Agassiz
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 26 days ago
rate is slim, so having an AED nearby can be extremely useful. The Agassiz Speedway received their AED last year, from the Heart and Stroke Foundation who, at the time, was providing them free of cost to various establishments. “They got in touch... Read more
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BC Local News
More automated defibrillators in Agassizrate is slim, so having an AED nearby can be extremely useful. The Agassiz Spe
More automated defibrillators in Agassiz
BC Local News / Posted 26 days ago
rate is slim, so having an AED nearby can be extremely useful. The Agassiz Speedway received their AED last year, from the Heart and Stroke Foundation who, at the time, was providing them free of cost to various establishments. “They got in touch... Read more
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iol.co.za
South Africans consume less saltfallout,” said Dr Sundeep Ruder, an endocrinologist and representative of the
South Africans consume less salt
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
fallout,” said Dr Sundeep Ruder, an endocrinologist and representative of the Public Health Community. According to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of SA, South Africans eat on average double the recommended daily salt limit of 5g a day. Most... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Staying healthy in the heatThe Heart and Stroke Foundation is painting downtown red. Thursday evening the
Staying healthy in the heat
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 28 days ago
The Heart and Stroke Foundation is painting downtown red. Thursday evening the local chapter will be heading to Market Square for its Heart Healthy Heat Wave campaign. “We know that physical activity can dramatically lower your risk of heart... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Groundbreaking research opens door for prevention of cardiac fibrosisof life will do wonders for these individuals." Fibrosis is an early step on t
Groundbreaking research opens door for prevention of cardiac fibrosis
News-Medical-Net / Posted 28 days ago
of life will do wonders for these individuals." Fibrosis is an early step on the path to heart failure. According to the Heart and Stroke Foundation there are currently 1.3-million Canadians living with heart disease or heart failure—a condition... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Health Unit agrees with tax on sugary drinksstrategy to promote healthy eating. Referencing recommendations in the recent S
Health Unit agrees with tax on sugary drinks
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 1 months ago
strategy to promote healthy eating. Referencing recommendations in the recent Senate report ‘Obesity in Canada’ and the Heart and Stroke Foundation position statement Sugar, Heart Disease and Stroke alpha singled out a tax on sugar-sweetened... Read more

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