Media Alert - Heart and Stroke Foundation report reveals Canadians don't get the 9-1-1 on stroke

    OTTAWA, June 10 /CNW/ - On Thursday, June 12, the Heart and Stroke
Foundation will unveil its Report on Stroke.
    In this 2008 Stroke Report, the Heart and Stroke Foundation reveals that
when it comes to treating stroke as a medical emergency, Canadians are
severely at risk. The Report also takes a hard look at how where you live in
Canada can affect your ability to receive treatment.

    The Report is embargoed until Thursday, June 12, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. EST

    B-roll will be available through CNW Group - at the listed times and

    Live Satellite Coordinates:

    DATE OF FEED:        Thursday, June 12

    TIME OF FEED:        2:00 p.m. EDT

    COORDINATES:         Anik F2 C, Transponder 3B

                         Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8

                         Downlink frequency 3820 vertical

For further information:

For further information: Stacy O'Rourke, Heart and Stroke Foundation,
(416) 489-7111 ext. 482 or (416) 937-5307; Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke
Foundation, (613) 569-4361 ext. 273; For your local media contact, please see
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