Healthy Hearts

Northern Hearts’ mission is to promote healthy lifestyles in an effort to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease.

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Events

Northern Hearts organizes a number of events in Thunder Bay throughout the year in an effort to educate and engage individuals on heart health and healthy lifestyles in an effort to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease.

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Promoting Healthy Living

Northern Hearts provides resources on healthy living to support and encourage individuals to adopt healthy lifestyles and reduce their risk of cardiovascular disease.

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Heart Attack and Stroke

Learn the symptoms of heart attack and stroke and what actions to take if you suspect you may be suffering from them.

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Group of people outside holding umbrellas and smiling

About Us

Northern Hearts is a non-profit charity whose mission is to promote healthy lifestyles in an effort to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in Thunder Bay and throughout Northwestern Ontario.

A healthy heart requires a healthy lifestyle and healthy lifestyle choices.

At Northern Hearts our Goal is to:

  • Decrease the incidence of cardiac disease
  • Promote healthy lifestyle choices to reduce the risk of cardiac disease
  • Provide educational and practical tools for individuals impacted by cardiac disease in an effort to slow down the progression of disease and to have a better lifestyle
  • Create a community environment for people with cardiac disease to share and support each other

Heart Beats

Northern Hearts Celebrates World Heart Day!

Northern Hearts Celebrates World Heart Day!

World Heart Day is celebrated every year on the 29th of September. It was named by the World Heart Federation in 2012. The day serves as a platform to bring awareness towards the fight against cardiovascular (heart) disease. World Heart Day informs people around the globe about heart disease and stroke while assisting to highlight the actions that individuals can take to prevent and control this disease.

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Healthy Living

Healthy Living

The majority of heart disease and stroke cases can be preventable by adopting healthy lifestyle behaviours.

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Healthy Eating

Healthy Eating

Learn how diet and weight control can reduce your risk of premature heart disease and stroke.

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Heart & Stroke

Heart & Stroke

Learn what to do if you suspect someone might be suffering from a heart attack or stroke.

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