Congenital heart disease affects up to one in every 100 babies. I was that one baby.
My name is Cara. I’m 33, and I’ve had five open heart surgeries. This is my story.
The cardiovascular disease death rate has been declining steadily in Canada since the mid-1960's according to the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA).
World No Tobacco Day is observed around the world every year on May 31, an initiative from the World Health Organisation (WHO). The aim is to encourage a 24-hour period of abstinence from all forms of tobacco consumption around the globe as well drawing attention to the widespread prevalence of tobacco use and its negative health effects.