Heart disease causes more deaths in Canada than any other condition. Learn more about heart health, the risk factors for heart disease, causes of heart disease, and what you can do to prevent heart disease.
Heart disease is the leading killer of Canadians. There are some risk factors
you can't change, such as family history, age, and race. However, there are
many important risk factors that you can work on: high blood pressure, high
cholesterol, smoking, and a sedentary lifestyle. Whatever your age, you can
work towards a healthier heart.