News releases

Heart & Stroke news releases

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