LHSC recognizes World Heart Day

September 29, 2015

London Health Sciences Centre is recognizing World Heart Day, Tuesday September 29, 2015, by looking at back at some of the cardiac care achievements over the past calendar year. 

World Heart Day is a chance for people across the globe to take part in the world's biggest intervention against cardiovascular disease (CVD). This World Heart Day, the focus is on creating healthy heart environments. By ensuring that everyone has the chance to make healthy heart choices wherever they live, work and play, World Heart Day encourages us all to reduce our cardiovascular risk, and promotes a heart-healthy planet for those around us.

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