Navigation Links
Fewer than 1 in 10 Canadians in ideal cardiovascular health
Date:12/23/2013

y reduce the effects of heart disease and stroke."

The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada will use the CANHEART index to track and measure progress toward its impact goal to significantly improve the health of Canadians by decreasing their risk factors for heart disease and stroke by 10% by the year 2020. This will complement the foundation's impact goal to reduce Canadians' rate of death from heart disease and stroke by 25% by 2020.

"The CANHEART health index will be a useful tool for members of the general public, clinicians, researchers, chronic disease organizations and decision-makers interested in monitoring cardiovascular health and reducing the burden of chronic noncommunicable diseases in Canada," the authors conclude.


'/>"/>

Contact: Kim Barnhardt
kim.barnhardt@cmaj.ca
613-520-7116 x2224
Canadian Medical Association Journal
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Less couch time equals fewer cookies
2. Good news: Fewer maternal and child deaths
3. Older overweight children consume fewer calories than their healthy weight peers
4. Eating fewer, larger meals may prove healthier for obese women
5. Tumors evolve rapidly in a childhood cancer, leaving fewer obvious tumor targets
6. Breast cancer patients experience fewer side effects from anticancer drug when receiving acupuncture
7. Canadians support interventions to reduce dietary salt
8. New canary seed is ideal for gluten-free diets in celiac disease
9. Fetal tissue-derived stem cells may be ideal source for repairing tissues and organs
10. Minneapolis Heart Institute selected to participate in Cardiovascular Cell Therapy Research Network
11. HUNT Biosciences and SomaLogic collaborate to validate protein biomarkers of cardiovascular risk
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/20/2015)... OXFORD, Conn. , March 20, 2015 ... "Company"), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing ... Wocket® smart wallet is one of the products featured ... today, March 20th at 11:00 PM EST on the ... travels to Las Vegas , site ...
(Date:3/18/2015)... SPRINGS, Florida , March 18, 2015 ... well as businesses, new revolutionary smart wallets and apps continue ... pace.  Companies currently entrenched in the mobile payment industry in ... Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA ), Apple ... GOOG ) and Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB ...
(Date:3/17/2015)... , March 17, 2015  MecklerMedia Corporation (OTCQX: ... exhibition for service robots ever held in ... place on May 11-13, 2015 at the Javits ... for the event include: Acorn Product Development; Axis ... Infranor; Kinova Robotics; Littler; NewBotic Corporation; Neya Systems ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID's Wocket Biometric Smart Wallet to Air on "I Want That" International CES Special 2NXT-ID's Wocket Biometric Smart Wallet to Air on "I Want That" International CES Special 3Revolutionary Smart Wallet & Mobile Payment Choices Change the Game for Consumers - Company Begins Shipping Newest Digital Wallet to Customers 2Revolutionary Smart Wallet & Mobile Payment Choices Change the Game for Consumers - Company Begins Shipping Newest Digital Wallet to Customers 3Revolutionary Smart Wallet & Mobile Payment Choices Change the Game for Consumers - Company Begins Shipping Newest Digital Wallet to Customers 4Revolutionary Smart Wallet & Mobile Payment Choices Change the Game for Consumers - Company Begins Shipping Newest Digital Wallet to Customers 5Revolutionary Smart Wallet & Mobile Payment Choices Change the Game for Consumers - Company Begins Shipping Newest Digital Wallet to Customers 6MecklerMedia's RoboUniverse New York Announces Sponsors and Exhibitors, May 11-13, 2015 2
... female meerkats subject their subordinates to escalating aggression and ... as a result infertile, a new study finds. , ... of her pregnancy, the dominant female in a meerkat ... for an average of three weeks at a time. ...
... A multi-institutional team of researchers has found that people with ... the brain responsible for voluntary movement and these signals can ... computer and converted into actions -- enabling a paralyzed patient ... 2006 issue of Nature, the researchers present the first published ...
... who - 10 years ago - created the cloned ... of Pharmaceutical Scientists' (AAPS) National Biotechnology Conference in Boston, ... the world's leading scientists will discuss a variety of ... that is being hailed as the next revolution in ...
Cached Biology News:Dominant meerkats render rivals infertile 2Brain-computer link lets paralyzed patients convert thoughts into actions 2Brain-computer link lets paralyzed patients convert thoughts into actions 3Brain-computer link lets paralyzed patients convert thoughts into actions 4Brain-computer link lets paralyzed patients convert thoughts into actions 5Ten years later, Dolly is still making headlines 2
(Date:3/30/2015)... Calif. , March 30, 2015  NuGene ... its subsidiary corporation, NuGene BioPharma, Inc. has added ... Dr. Guan is an internationally recognized ... finishing his college education at Peking University, ... Ph.D. degree from the University of North Carolina, ...
(Date:3/30/2015)... CASI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CASI ), ... commercialization of innovative therapeutics addressing cancer and other unmet ... focus on China , announced today ... approved the Company,s application to conduct a Phase 2 ... patients for its proprietary drug candidate ENMD-2076.  ...
(Date:3/30/2015)... , March 30, 2015  Spherix Incorporated (Nasdaq: ... to the fostering and monetization of intellectual property, ...  Case No. 3:13-cv-03494-M and  Spherix v. Uniden , ... District Court for the Northern District of ... Spherix v. Verizon, Case No. 1:14-cv-00721-GBL-TCB, ...
(Date:3/30/2015)... March 30, 2015  Naldemedine, an investigational peripherally ... Shionogi & Co., Ltd., met its primary and ... I) for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation (OIC) ... opioid therapy. Study results showed that naldemedine (0.2 ... the frequency of spontaneous bowel movement (SBM) compared ...
Breaking Biology Technology:UCI Professor Zhibin Guan Joins NuGene Advisory Board 2UCI Professor Zhibin Guan Joins NuGene Advisory Board 3CASI Pharmaceuticals Receives Approval From CFDA For Phase 2 Clinical Trial In China With ENMD-2076 For Ovarian Clear Cell Carcinoma 2CASI Pharmaceuticals Receives Approval From CFDA For Phase 2 Clinical Trial In China With ENMD-2076 For Ovarian Clear Cell Carcinoma 3CASI Pharmaceuticals Receives Approval From CFDA For Phase 2 Clinical Trial In China With ENMD-2076 For Ovarian Clear Cell Carcinoma 4CASI Pharmaceuticals Receives Approval From CFDA For Phase 2 Clinical Trial In China With ENMD-2076 For Ovarian Clear Cell Carcinoma 5Spherix Provides Update on Litigation vs. VTech, Uniden and Verizon 2Spherix Provides Update on Litigation vs. VTech, Uniden and Verizon 3Shionogi & Co., Ltd. Announces That Naldemedine Meets Primary Endpoint In A Phase 3 Study For The Treatment Of Opioid-Induced Constipation 2Shionogi & Co., Ltd. Announces That Naldemedine Meets Primary Endpoint In A Phase 3 Study For The Treatment Of Opioid-Induced Constipation 3
... of Wisconsin's neighbors has reaffirmed its support for stem ... in Wisconsin. , ,Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich last week ... funds to support stem cell research. The announcement makes ... stem cell research after New Jersey, California and Connecticut. ...
... be like without a cold war and arms race? For ... security is the new battleground with a steady escalation of ... little iPods everyone is carrying around in their pockets. With ... too easily blows a hole below the waterline of many ...
... - A group of business and technology leaders ... million in pledged state funds for the Biomedical ... between academic researchers and private industry in southeastern Wisconsin. ... Committee by a margin of 15-1, and endorsed by ...
Cached Biology Technology:Illinois stem cell funding could aid issue's visibility 2Info Security: Taking a page from the 1950s 2Info Security: Taking a page from the 1950s 3Budget axe could cut SE Wisconsin tech alliance funding 2Budget axe could cut SE Wisconsin tech alliance funding 3
Polyclonal Antibody to CLAN...
Goat polyclonal to MLH3 ( Abpromise for all tested applications). entrezGeneID: 27030 SwissProtID: Q9UHC1...
Rabbit polyclonal to NMDAR1 e/f/g/h ( Abpromise for all tested applications)....
Biotin anti-mouse Ly-49C/F/I/H...
Biology Products: