Heart & Stroke

Christian Nielsan was diagnosed with  a faulty aortic heart valve at 38 during a routine check up.

An oh-so-easy challenge built for Heart Month: Listen to Your Heart

February is about more than flowers + chocolates – a routine check up could save your life

  • Feb 6, 2023


The clot-busting medication Tenecteplase was approved in Alberta as of Nov. 1 for strokes related to blood clots. (Contributed photo)

Red Deer was first hospital in Alberta to administer newly approved stroke medication

New clot-busting treatment available at rural primary stroke centres


Lifestyle modifications can help protect your heart and manage type 2 diabetes.

Let’s have a heart to heart about the link between Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular risk

November is Diabetes Awareness Month. Take these steps to manage your risk.

  • Oct 31, 2022