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August 2016In this round up: Years of life lost to unhealthy habits, heart disease dropping behind cancer as cause of death and reducing the risk of brain injury with TAVI
August 2016The 9p21 finding put genetic research at the Heart Institute on the map
August 2016American Heart Association statement highlights steps to avoid adverse drug reactions
August 2016Heart Institute researchers have found a way to identify locations in arteries at high risk of causing a heart attack
July 2016In this round up: Obesity reduces healthy years in seniors, changes in BP medication linked to serious falls, a potential indicator of future illness, and the benefits of whole grains
July 2016Renowned cardiologist Dr. Valentin Fuster makes the case for health promotion and smart disease management
July 2016In 1989, the founder of the Heart Institute performed a groundbreaking procedure to save the life of an 11-day-old boy
June 2016The royal visit by the Princess of Wales marked a special day in the history of the Heart Institute
June 2016A new study finds that the Ottawa Model for Smoking Cessation saves lives and eases the demand for healthcare resources
June 2016Our emotional health can both contribute to heart disease and be impacted by it. These tips can help.
Heather Blumenthal, Greg Leonard, Tim Lougheed, Sean Rushton, Sharon Reynolds, Pippa Wysong
Dwayne Brown, Greg Leonard, Julie Oliver, Amanda Straus
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