Researchers are studying how proteins could help â€œpatch upâ€ damaged cells and restore heart function. And two-time Olympic figure skating champion Isabelle Brasseur shares her heart-stopping story of survival.
Exercising solo can get lonely — especially in the winter months. Dr. Ada Tang is studying how group fitness can increase motivation and help stroke survivors improve their physical fitness levels. LEARN MORE >
While giving birth to her daughter, two-time Olympic champion and heart disease survivor Isabelle Brasseurâ€™s heart stopped. Watch the video, as she shares the emotional story of the biggest fight of her life. WATCH HER STORY >
For the half million Canadians living with heart failure, the impact on their quality of life can be devastating. Dr. Paul Fedak is working on a solution: a â€œpatchâ€ that could restore a damaged heartâ€™s function. SEE THE RESEARCH >