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Have there been improvements in the health related sustainable development goals?

This analysis of 33 health related sustainable development goals was based on the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries and Risk Factors Study 2015. Dr. Krueger was one of the collaborators on this

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Four cancer risk factors cause 47,000 cases of cancer per year in Canada.

The four cancer risk factors we investigated in this study were tobacco smoking, alcohol use, excess weight and physical inactivity. These risk factors are connected to lifestyle choices and are all preventable.

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What if all regions in BC followed BC’s healthiest regions?

Which regions in BC were the healthiest regions? Prevalence rates of excess weight, tobacco smoking and physical inactivity vary substantially by geographical region within British Columbia (BC).

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What if everyone was as healthy as British Columbians?

Our research showed that BC was the healthiest province in Canada. It had the lowest prevalence of tobacco smoking, excess weight and physical inactivity. What if residents of the other provinces were

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What is the prevalence of stroke in Canada?

Prevalence of individuals experiencing the effects of stroke in Canada: trends and projections. ​ ​​Krueger, H, Koot J, Hall RE, O’Callaghan C, Bayley M, Corbett D. Stroke 2015; 46:

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What is the global burden of cancer?

The Global Burden of Cancer 2013. ​ ​Global Burden of Disease Cancer Collaboration. JAMA Oncology 2015; 1 (4): 505-527. Access the Journal Article. Dr Krueger was a collaborator

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