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New! Report on Health highlights heart failureNew! 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.


Give your heart health a boost
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 loveShow your heart and brain some love
Follow our blog to discover the latest research updates, healthy recipes and health news you can trust, at Blog.heartandstroke.ca.





Register today for
Emergency Care ConferenceSPACES ARE FILLING QUICKLY!
Don’t miss this powerhouse lineup of presentations on what’s new and what the future holds for resuscitation and first aid. The Canadian Emergency Care Conference will be held
Feb 22 – 24 in Toronto. Learn more and register today.





Heart&Stroke Risk
AssessmentNew! 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 FoundationEat healthier and support the Foundation
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 CanadaWorking 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.

Introducing the newest edition of the Quick and Healthy Cookbook - celebrating the root vegetable!
With its fifth edition, the Quick and Healthy Cookbook is back  to celebrate the humble root vegetable with a variety of nutrition packed recipes anyone can enjoy. Download it here or call and get your FREE copy at 204-949-2000 or toll-free 1-888-473-4636.



Supporting excellence in cardiology
Congratulations to Dr. Robin Ducas, winner of the 2014 Sanofi / Heart and Stroke Foundation award in cardiology. Read her inspiring reasons for pursuing a career in cardiac care.


Healthy Eating Segments Get heart-healthy tips and recipes with our Heart Smart Home Cooking videos and Breakfast Television segments 
Manitoba's Nutrition Managers Amanda Nash and Christine Houde demonstrate recipes from our Quick & Healthy Cookbook with their Heart Smart Home Cooking video segments. Also, if you missed it, be sure to catch Amanda Nash's tips as featured on Breakfast Television the first Tuesday of every month. Watch BT's latest segments!

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Join us on Facebook! Our community is growing stronger every day. We now have more than 120,000 fans. Come share your story, join our discussion groups and show your support for the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Join now. Also, Manitobans can join our provincial Facebook page for current and local information on events, advocacy, research, healthy living and much more! Also, Manitoba's YOUTH are invited to like our Live Red Youth Facebook page!



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A week’s worth of quick dinners
Speedy meals to start your week right.

Healthy comfort food recipes
These hearty meals are guaranteed to satisfy.

Recipe of the month
Quick and easy stir-fried broccoli, red peppers and beef.