Heart disease is under-studied, under-diagnosed, and under-treated in women. Learn more about the signs and symptoms. When in doubt, check it out! Never delay getting help for your symptoms.
Over 100,000 Canadians are hospitalized annually due to heart failure - the most common reason for hospital admission, making it the most rapidly rising cardiovascular disease among Canadians.
Learn more about the real, physical effects that stress, anxiety, and depression have on your body, and talk to your doctor or mental health professional about proven treatments.
Learn more about the symptoms of heart disease in men and women. When in doubt, check it out - never delay getting help for your symptoms.
Did you know that St. Mary’s General Hospital is the only hospital in the region without MRI, and the only regional cardiac care centre in the province without this vital piece of equipment?
“We are actually the only full-service cardiac program in Ontario, but we don't have cardiac MRI on-site."
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"There are certain times where we simply don't have the luxury of waiting for an MRI to be booked...other times the patient is simply too unstable to transport."
Learn more about the impact of heart failure in Canada. Did you know that over 600,000 people are affected by heart failure in Canada today?
Did you know that 9 in 10 Canadians have at least ONE risk factor for heart disease? Here are some things you should be aware of.