Health organizations urge ban on marketing to kids
Stop Marketing to Kids Coalition says the time has come to protect children
from harmful industry tactics and support parents to make healthy decisions for
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New! Report on Health highlights heart failure
Heart failure affects 600,000 Canadians, and another
50,000 will be diagnosed this year. Read the Foundation’s 2016 Report on the
Health of Canadians to learn more about this devastating condition — and the
research that could one day bring a cure. See the report here.
Canadian approach to First Aid and CPR Guidelines
For the first time, Canada’s leading first aid
and CPR training agencies have joined together to release a single
evidence-based set of recommendations on training and standards of practice for
first aid and CPR. Read more.
Give your heart health a
Reignite your heart health
motivation with the new <30 Days app. The redesigned app, generously
supported by Desjardins Insurance and Shoppers Drug Mart, delivers a pocketful
of motivation with small actions that target your personal heart disease
and stroke risk factors. Get the app.
Show your heart and brain some
Follow our blog to discover the latest research updates, healthy recipes
and health news you can trust, at Blog.heartandstroke.ca.
New! The free online Heart&Stroke Risk Assessment now
includes a Life Expectancy Calculator. Take the quick questionnaire and find
out which healthy changes will add years to your life. Try it today.
Eat healthier and support the
The Get Enough Helper App from Dairy Farmers
of Canada helps you make sure you’re meeting recommended servings
from Canada’s Food Guide. Plus, for each day you use the App, Dairy
Farmers of Canada will donate $1 to the Foundation. Get the App now.
Working together for a healthier Canada
The Heart and Stroke Foundation is proud to be one of 16 national health charities that form Healthpartners. This unique partnership successfully mobilizes workplace giving directed at improving the health of all Canadians. Learn how you can help.