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This week in heart and brain health

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

Top stories include:

Researchers say lifting weights twice a week can help slow brain aging in women.

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for Canadian women.

Drinking soda may increase your risk of heart failure.

A third of Canadians with a family history of heart disease haven’t talked to their doctors
Related story: Family legacy includes deadly heart disease 



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