2014 Report on health - Creating Survivors Foundation’s 2014 Report on the Health of Canadians shows more people are surviving heart attacks and strokes, but they face challenges and lack support to thrive to the fullest. 2013 Report on health - Canadians face a decade of sickness in later years Foundation’s 2013 Report on the Health of Canadians says baby boomers must act now to reduce risk of heart disease and stroke and “Make Health Last” 2011 Report on health - Time crunch is stealing healthy years from Canadians Canadians are so focused on the here and now that they are losing out on the opportunity to live a full and healthy life, warns the Heart and Stroke Foundation (HSF). Its new survey of of more than 2,000 adults found that even though Canadians know how to protect their heart health, the majority can’t or won’t commit the time to do so.
2011 Report on health - Denial cutting lives short The Heart and Stroke Foundation's 2011 Annual Report on Canadians' Health warns that nine out of 10 Canadians are jeopardizing the quality and length of their lives. The Foundation found that many Canadians are in denial about their risk factors for heart disease such as being overweight and being physically inactive – risk factors they can manage and control.
2010 Report on health - The Perfect Storm The Heart and Stroke Foundation's 2010 Annual Report on Canadians' Health warns that a "perfect storm" of risk factors and demographic changes are converging to create an unprecedented burden on Canada's fragmented system of cardiovascular care, and no Canadian - young or old - will be left unaffected. Adding to the perfect storm, troubling disparities persist between provinces and territories.
2009 Report Card - What's in strore for Canada's heart health? The Heart and Stroke Foundation’s Annual Report on Canadians’ Health reveals startling discrepancies between the cost and accessibility of basic healthy food within provinces and across the country.2008 Report Card - Air Pollution Air pollution is now a year-long threat to the heart health of Canadians, says the 2008 Heart and Stroke Foundation Report Card on Canadians’ Health. Yet a national poll by the Foundation has revealed that only 13% of Canadians have made the connection between air pollution and cardiovascular disease.
2007 Report Card - Time to bridge the gender gap When it comes to heart disease and stroke, Canadian womens progress has not kept pace with mens.
2006 Report Card - Is 60 the new 70? Canadian Baby Boomers turning 60 this year could be the first generation to turn back the clock and experience a decline in quality of life, according to the Heart and Stroke Foundations Annual Report on Canadians Health.
2005 Report Card - Has the subarban dream gone sour? The Heart and Stroke Foundations Annual Report Card on Canadians Health dispels the popular myth that living in the country or suburbs is better for your heart health. The Foundations first-ever report on urban versus non-urban living clearly show
2004 Report Card - Fat is the new tobacco According to the Heart and Stroke Foundations Annual Report Card on Canadians Health, the increasing number of overweight and obese Canadians now poses one of the greatest threats ever to public health in this country.
2003 Report Card - Seven Deadly Myths Threatening Canadians' Heart Health The Heart and Stroke Foundations Annual Report Card on Canadians Health shows almost two-thirds of adult Canadians (60%) are seriously misinformed when it comes to protecting their own heart health.
2002 Report Card - Tweens could be headed for trouble The current lifestyles of tweens kids aged 9 to 12 could put them in the fast lane for developing heart disease and stroke as early as their 30s, according to the Foundations Annual Report Card on Canadians Health.
2001 Report Card - Heart Attack Picture in Canada Receives Mixed Grade According to the Heart and Stroke Foundations Annual Report Card on Canadians Health, theres good news and bad news when it comes to heart attacks in Canada.
2000 Report Card - Stress threatening Canadians health Despite the stresses imposed on them by todays hectic lifestyles, Canadians demonstrate a clear understanding that stress is bad for the heart, according to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
1999 Report Card - Kids get poor marks on Foundation Health Survey The Heart and Stroke Foundation reports that Canadian children aged 6 to 12 barely get a passing grade when it comes to leading a healthy lifestyle.