Making a Difference
How your support is making a difference
When you support Heart & Stroke Big Bike, you’re making a difference in your own community — and communities across Canada.
Why Your Support Matters
It's clear that you want to help. We need people like you! When you donate or raise funds for Heart & Stroke Big Bike, you help ensure that critical research in hospitals and universities across Canada can continue. And you're helping us work towards our shared vision: Healthy lives free of heart disease and stroke.
Your Support Makes Things Happen
Harnessing the potential of regenerative medicine
What if a damaged heart can heal itself? We're close. And Dr. Paul Fedak's research is helping to make that possible.
Chasing the next breakthrough in stroke
Safer, faster and better treatment — that’s what Foundation-researcher Dr. Ed Pryzdial is investigating with a new clot-busting drug.
Giving women a second chance
Dr. Karin Humphries is studying why women lag behind men in recovering after a heart attack and how we can close that gender gap.
Stopping cardiac arrest before it happens
Dr. Andrew Krahn is working to save lives by uncovering the DNA sequences behind LQTS, a rare condition that puts healthy people at risk of sudden death.
Investing in your grandchildren’s health
A groundbreaking new study aims at revealing the root causes of chronic disease. The answers could save lives for generations to come.