Global Stroke Bill of Rights launched at World Stroke Congress

The Global Stroke Bill of Rights was launched at the 9th World Stroke Congress in Istanbul, Turkey in October 2014. The document emphasizes that stroke survivors have the right to

Heart and Stroke Foundation launches new campaign to help Canadians recognize signs of stroke and act “FAST”
Stroke is the third leading cause of death in Canada, and a leading cause of disability.

Stroke Prevention module first update to fifth edition of Stroke Best Practices

The revised Prevention of Stroke chapter is the first release in the fifth edition of the Heart and Stroke Foundation Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations. The theme for the 2014

Research breakthrough to revolutionize stroke treatment

New treatment sharply reduces death and disability from major stroke

Dramatic results from a new clinical trial are set to change the way many strokes are treated in Canada and around