News releases

Heart & Stroke news releases

New health expert survey reveals significant concern for people with heart disease or stroke

International funders to work hand in hand to improve global heart health

Less is more when it comes to nicotine levels in e-cigarettes

People with stroke, heart conditions want virtual care to continue post-pandemic

There’s still time to support Manulife Heart & Stroke Ride for Heart

Help beat heart disease and stroke at the 34th annual Ride for Heart

March of Dimes Canada and Heart & Stroke collaborate

New active transportation fund literally a step in the right direction

CP renews its commitment to propel research breakthroughs

Artwork by Group of Seven member coveted item at first Heart & Stroke virtual auction

New joint campaign calls on feds to take immediate action on pharmacare

News release: Heart & Stroke takes Heart Month fundraiser 100% online  

News release: New $6M Heart-Brain Connection IMPACT Award to accelerate discovery 

News release: Hat tip to Health Canada for proposal to cap nicotine levels in vapes

News release: New Heart & Stroke board chair brings digital savvy to help beat heart disease and stroke

News release: The fourth edition of A jewel of life raises more than $120,000 to benefit Heart & Stroke 

News release: Survey finds majority of people living with heart disease or stroke feel highly vulnerable during pandemic 

News release: Heart & Stroke urges Canadians to act quickly to save more lives

News release: Commitment to pharmacare in Throne Speech worthy of standing ovation

News release: New study shows youth are vaping early and vaping often

News release: Study shows access to quality health care, tied to people living longer with chronic disease, results in higher COVID-19 deaths

News release: Virtual medicine saves lives in Manitoba

News release: New restrictions on e-cigarette advertising will protect youth

News release: Jump Rope for Heart is jumping into a virtual event with both feet

News release: Heart & Stroke commends the passage of Bill 141 to create an AED registry in Ontario

News release: Measha Brueggergosman Facebook live event in support of Heart & Stroke

News release: Health charities call for relief as they support vulnerable Ontarians through COVID-19

News release: Manulife Heart & Stroke Ride for Heart hits the virtual road

News release: New data confirms significant drop in heart attack patients presenting at hospital

News release: Heart & Stroke reminds Canadians to call 9-1-1 for heart attacks, stroke, cardiac arrest

News release: ASA no longer recommended to prevent first stroke, heart disease

News release: Public highly concerned about youth vaping, poll reveals 

News release: Heart & Stroke encouraged by study about new drug that protects the brain after stroke

News release: Heart & Stroke welcomes new vaping regulations announced by government of Ontario

News release: New Heart & Stroke report shows funding for research on women is yielding results 

News release: Heart & Stroke welcomes new vaping legislation

Statement: Heart & Stroke welcomes BC's new vaping restrictions to protect youth

Statement: Heart & Stroke welcomes Ontario's new vaping restrictions

News release: Simpler is better when it comes to healthy eating

News release: Study confirms epidemic e-cigarette rates and increase in tobacco use among youth

News release: Urgent action on dementia needed as population ages

News release: Pharmacare report a prescription for success 

News release: Heart & Stroke supports new tobacco packaging regulations

News release: Heart & Stroke looking for future health funding commitments from federal government

News release: CP commits $1.5 million to drive life-saving research

News release: New Canada’s Food Guide cuts the crap!

News release: Bill to restrict junk food marketing to kids may be falling victim to industry bullying

News release: Want to market junk food to kids? There are apps for that

Media opportunity: the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (CCC) – Oct. 20 to 23, Toronto, ON

News release: High stroke impact in low- and middle-income countries examined at Congress

News release: Marijuana use might lead to higher risk of stroke, World Stroke Congress to be told

News release: Canadian-led international study shows huge costs of delayed access to stroke care

News release: Global experts gather in Montreal for opening of 11th World Stroke Congress

News release: New co-chairs bring deep experience to Heart & Stroke advisory council

News release: Heart & Stroke welcomes regulations on plain packaging

News release: Stroke more deadly for women and poses a greater burden

News release: Heart and Stroke welcomes broad overhaul of Tobacco Act

News release: It's time to stop women dying unnecessarily. It's #TimeToSeeRed

News release: Canadian Women’s Heart Health Summit 2018 — April 6 highlights 

News release: Canadian Women’s Heart Health Summit 2018 — April 5 highlights 

News release: 2018 Federal Budget invests in science and health

News release: Front-of-package nutrition symbol will put health front and centre

News release: A year after friend’s death, Gretzky urges Canadians not to play around with heart health

News release: Monday's highlights from the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress

Media opportunity: The Canadian Cardiovascular Congress from Oct. 21 to 24, Vancouver

News release: Finally off our plates — farewell trans fats

News release: Stroke in pregnant women three times higher than in non-pregnant women

News release: Canadians served opportunity to have their say about healthy eating

News release: Help wanted — needs not being met for Canadians living with stroke

News release: Sticker shock — Canadians projected to pay a steep price for sugary beverages

News release: The food and beverage industry is marketing  our children and youth to death

Celebrity chef and health experts stir up excitement around childhood nutrition