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This week in heart and brain health

Follow our regular roundups to keep up with the latest health headlines.

Top stories include:

Canada’s kids’ meals are some of the world’s saltiest.

Study: Spending long hours at work can increase stroke risk. 

Related link: Sit less, be healthier

Coca-Cola will now disclose details of all their health research funding. 

A new study finds 10-35 minutes of paramedic care can improve teens’ survival from cardiac arrest.

And Northern Canada’s lack of affordable, nutritious food could become a major election issue.

 

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