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Every day brings us closer to finding a cure for cardiovascular disease - a leading cause of death in Canada. Here is the latest from our research laboratories.

Dr Mary Kavurma, Group Leader of the Vascular Complications Group

Dr Mary Kavurma, Group Leader of the Vascular Complications Group

A creative and inspired scientist, Dr Mary Kavurma has led the Vascular Complications Group since joining the HRI in 2013. 

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Have a heart healthy Easter

Have a heart healthy Easter
We’ve come up with a few tips for staying healthy over the break while still having fun.
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Sweet Berry Tarts

Sweet Berry Tarts
Supplied by Kate Freeman, Nutritionist assisting The Heart Research Institute
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Groove Is In The Heart

Groove Is In The Heart
Research shows dancing may lower risk of heart disease by nearly 50 per cent. A recent study has found that those who participated in dancing had 46% lower risk of cardiovascular death over a decade compared to those who rarely or never danced.
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Recipe: Healthier Pork Burgers with Rainbow Slaw

Recipe: Healthier Pork Burgers with Rainbow Slaw
Supplied by Kate Freeman, Nutritionist assisting The Heart Research Institute
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