‘It’s a legacy’: Boyd family hopes hockey player’s mural raises awareness of rare heart diseases – Halifax

The face of 16-year-old Jordan Boyd in his hockey uniform stood large in the room at Halifax Infirmary hospital. His mom and dad, Stephen

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‘Safe supply’ at heart of regulating illicit drug use, say experts

Canada needs a safe drug supply to reduce the number of overdose deaths, drug policy experts told a public forum Wednesday night in Vancouver

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Kaleido festival at heart of transformation along 118th Avenue

This weekend, Christy Morin is juggling. And juggling, and juggling some more. The Kaleido Family Arts Festival producer is ensuring heaters are out around

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Here’s how air pollution can hurt your heart – National

Polluted air does more than hurt your lungs, it can affect your heart, according to research. Heart conditions are responsible for a huge portion

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SCAD heart attacks are rare, but target young, healthy women – National

A rare type of heart attack has been labelled “mysterious” and “devastating” — and it targets young, healthy women. Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD)

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‘I would have died without STARS’: Heart attack patient thankful for fleet’s new helicopter

The Alberta government announced the purchase of a new $13-million helicopter to help replace the aging STARS fleet on Saturday in Calgary. STARS Air

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Bribery law at the heart of SNC-Lavalin case rarely applied in Canada – National

The criminal law at the heart of the SNC-Lavalin saga dogging the federal Liberals has led to charges in just seven cases in 20

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More young women are having heart attacks, unaware of the threat they face – National

Help us improve Globalnews.ca The study, published in the journal Circulation on Tuesday, found heart attack cases among young people at hospitals in the

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DFO investigating critical fish habitat destruction in B.C.’s ‘Heart of the Fraser’

The federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans has ordered the owners of two islands in B.C.’s Fraser River to take “corrective measures” after they allegedly

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Heart Transplants Still a Marvel of Modern Medicine

On this day in 2001, a petite 44-year-old woman received a successful heart transplant at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, thanks to an experimental

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