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Press Release, Tuesday, June 25, 2014
Canadian study demonstrates benefit of prolonged heart monitoring after unexplained strokes: New England Journal of Medicine
Press Release, Tuesday, October 29, 2013
New recommendations stress the importance of patient involvement
Press Release, Saturday, October 19, 2013
Ontario Stroke System saves hundreds of lives, thousands of hospitalizations, hundreds of millions of dollars
Press Release, Friday, October 18, 2013
Leading Canadian health organizations release a Vascular Declaration calling for urgent action on vascular disease 
Press Release, Friday, October 18, 2013
High blood pressure during pregnancy could elevate the risk of a future stroke
Press Release, Friday, October 18, 2013
Health professionals learn to master the art of persuasion and improve the health of Canadians with secrets from the world of advertising
Press Release, Thursday, October 17, 2013
Unlocking a brighter future for Locked-In Syndrome
Press Release, Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Study finds that participation in cardiac rehab programs can result in huge gains for recovery in stroke patients
Press Release, Monday, June 10, 2013
Heart and Stroke Foundation report emphasizes there is life after stroke
Press Release, Thursday, May 23, 2013
New national recommendations highlight the urgency to call emergency medical services when someone is experiencing stroke
Press Release, Thursday, March 19, 2013
Depression screening essential for caregivers, people living with stroke, new national guidelines say
Press Release, Thursday, February 7, 2013
Irregular heart rhythm a major clue to unexplained strokes, Canadian study finds
Press Release, Monday, October 29, 2012
Centre for Stroke Recovery begins major national expansion
Press Release, Thursday, October 18, 2012
Six medical heroes named Canada’s 2013 Hall of Fame inductees
Press Release, Monday, October 2, 2012
Highlights for October 2: Canadian Stroke Congress
Press Release, Monday, October 2, 2012
Expand telestroke in all provinces to save lives, reduce disability
Press Release, Monday, October 2, 2012
Smoking clouds the brain after stroke
Press Release, Monday, October 2, 2012
Sleep apnea plays dual role in stroke
Press Release, Monday, October 2, 2012
Calgary stroke support programs help navigate life after stroke
Press Release, Monday, October 2, 2012
Stroke recovery and treatment studies win top honors at Canadian Stroke Congress
Press Release, Monday, October 2, 2012
Provincial effort to improve stroke care in Alberta is “paying off”
Press Release, Monday, October 1, 2012
Highlights for October 1: Canadian Stroke Congress
Press Release, Monday, October 1, 2012
Provincial stroke strategy improves care for rural residents in Nova Scotia
Press Release, Monday, October 1, 2012
Exercise improves memory, thinking after stroke, study finds
Press Release, Monday, October 1, 2012
Home-based stroke therapy improves outcomes, eliminates wait times, saves money
Press Release, Monday, October 1, 2012
Many emergency programs get failing grade when it comes to stroke training
Press Release, Monday, October 1, 2012
Screening for post-stroke depression inadequate and inconsistent, study finds
Press Release, Monday, October 1, 2012
‘Cafeteria diet’ hastens stroke risk
Press Release, Monday, October 1, 2012
Hidden stroke impairment leaves thousands suffering in silence
Press Release, Monday, October 1, 2012
Rehabilitation robots uncover stroke disabilities and improve care: study
Media Advisory: Friday, September 28, 2012 8:00 am EST
Calgary Congress brings stroke into focus
Media Advisory: September 25, 2012
The Canadian Stroke Network, Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Stroke Consortium and more than 1,000 delegates from across Canada and around the world
Media Advisory: September 25, 2012
The Canadian Stroke Network, Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Stroke Consortium and more than 1,000 delegates from across Canada and around the world
News Release: June 6, 2012
First international hospital to achieve Canadian stroke distinction
News Release: June 5, 2012
Report finds that adults under 50 are the slowest to respond to stroke warning signs
News Release: May 29, 2012
Delivery of optimal stroke care in Canada would save $682M a year in health costs, research shows
News Release: April 16, 2012
Canadian fast food saltier than similar products in Australia, France, UK and New Zealand
News Release: March 26, 2012
Choose to eat less salt, and reduce your risk of having a stroke
News Release: January 31, 2012
Most drivers unprepared to get behind the wheel after mild stroke, Canadian researchers find
News Release: November 24, 2011 
Mr. Noodles wins 2011 Canadian Salt Lick Award
News Release: October 4, 2011
Undetected strokes increase risk of dementia, Toronto researcher says
News Release: October 4, 2011
Canadian, Australian studies earn top honours at Stroke Congress
News Release: October 4, 2011
Telestroke the next best thing to being there, study finds
News Release: October 4, 2011
Stroke rate 25-per-cent higher for Metis than for other Manitobans, study shows
News Release: October 3, 2011
Innovative Canadian stroke trial targets brain hemorrhage
News Release: October 3, 2011
Prevention measures needed to address major risk of falls after stroke
News Release: October 3, 2011
More screening needed to identify depression, vision loss after mild stroke
News Release: October 3, 2011
Smoking causes stroke to occur nearly a decade earlier, study finds
News Release: October 3, 2011
Ontario’s 14 health networks get their first stroke report cards
News Release: September 30, 2011
Canadian Stroke Congress provides insight, answers on major public health issue
Media Advisory: September 27, 2011
Media Advisory: Canadian Stroke Congress: Free Media Registration Open
News Release: June 16, 2011
Major National Study finds there is significant work to be done to improve the quality of stroke care in Canada
Media Advisory: June 13, 2011
Media Advisory: Major national study on stroke care to be released
News Release: February 10, 2011
TIA patients with speech difficulties more likely to suffer from irregular heartbeat
News Release: February 10, 2011
Canadian study shows dementia patients more likely to die or be disabled after stroke
News Release: December 8, 2010
Recommendations will prevent stroke patients from falling through crack
News Release: November 1, 2010
Why Are People With Stroke More Likely to Die If Hospitalized on Weekend?
News Release: October 29, 2010
Ottawa prevention clinic has huge impact on stroke rate, study finds
News Release: June 8, 2010
Under 50? Silent duo could put you at risk for a big stroke.
News Release: June 8, 2010
Cost of caring for stroke patients double that of earlier estimates, study finds care in first six months post stroke soars to more than $2.5 billion annually
News Release: June 8, 2010
Two Canadian centres awarded Stroke Distinction Calgary Stroke Program, Toronto Rehab earn special accreditation
News Release: June 8, 2010
A good CHAP reduces rates of heart disease and stroke in communities
News Release: June 8, 2010
Vacuum cleaner sucks up strokes – New procedure may successfully salvage brain cells for more than just the first three hours following a stroke
News Release: June 7, 2010
Stroke recovery goes 3D: Canadian video game takes rehab to the next level
News Release: June 7, 2010
Non-intense physical activity can play key role in reducing depression and boosting the recovery of stroke patients
News Release: June 7, 2010
Virtual visits shrink the distance in stroke rehab
News Release: June 7, 2010
Daughters caring for a parent recovering from stroke more prone to depression than sons
News Release: June 7, 2010
A new twist on ‘public’ health − leading researcher calls for novel approaches to stroke research, prevention, and treatment
News Release: February 2, 2010
2010 Canadian “Salt Lick Award” goes to Gerber Graduates
News Release: December 15, 2009
Hachinski elected President of the World Federation of Neurology
Media Advisory: October 14, 2009
As little as 10 minutes of exercise a day can help stave off disease, international expert say
Media Advisory: October 14, 2009
Researchers to hear compelling personal story of stroke survival
News Release: June 6, 2009
Halifax researchers receive funding to examine how lifestyle modification program may reduce risk of future strokes
News Release: June 9, 2009
New Report Helps Canadians Better Understand and Prevent Cardiovascular Disease
News Release: April 17, 2009
PEI receives funding for stroke unit
News Release: February 2, 2009
Canadian “Salt Lick Award” goes to the country’s pizza producers – Pizza delivers a wallop of blood-pressure raising sodium in every slice
News Release: December 2, 2008
Manitoba’s newest stroke prevention clinic opens in Brandon
News Release: December 2, 2008
Stroke guidelines to fill gaps in health care – Action required to save lives and prevent disability
News Release: November 19, 2008
Stroke units save lives and millions in hospital costs, new study finds
News Release: June 11, 2008
Dietary sodium contributes to 17,000 cases a year of stroke and heart disease in Canada, study says
News Release: March 19, 2008
Study urges improvements to outdated, inefficient stroke rehabilitation system in Canada Weekend therapy, more intense outpatient care needed
News Release: February 27, 2008
Phoenix Biopharm Announces Post-stroke Drug As 1st Reprofiling Candidate With Canadian Stroke Network
News Release: February 26, 2008
Saskatchewan stroke report urges action to save lives, prevent disability and reduce health costs
News Release: February 21, 2008
Organized care can prevent nine out of 10 in-hospital stroke deaths, Canadian study shows
News Release: February 20, 2008
Hospitals need equivalent of “Code Blue” for stroke patients, Canadian study shows
News Release: January 29, 2008
Canada’s “Salt Lick Award” goes to A&W “Chubby Junior” Meal
News Release: December 7, 2007
Announcing the New Executive Director of the Canadian Stroke Strategy
News Release: October 25, 2007
Reductions needed in the sodium added to foods
News Release: October 13, 2007
Canadian family physicians urged to adopt expert recommendations on stroke
News Release: October 10, 2007
Canada Leads in Emergency Room Stroke Prevention
News Release: September 13, 2007
Stroke recovery: More community programs needed to fight one of Canada’s leading health concerns
News Release: September 10, 2007
Getting on with Your Life After Stroke
News Release: May 8, 2007
Reducing salt intake would eliminate hypertension in one million Canadians
News Release: February 20, 2007
Canadian Stroke Network Scientific Director named Officer of Order of Canada
News Release: February 7, 2007
Canadian stroke expert wins American Stroke Association’s highest honour.
News Release: February 5, 2007
Stroke researchers applaud recommendations in ‘Food Guide’ to reduce salt intake.
News Release: January 27, 2007
Salt consumption, poor diet leading to ‘storm’ of health issues.

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