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Local Basketball Player Who Collapsed on Court Raises Awareness of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Jul 21, 2018

Local Basketball Player Who Collapsed on Court Raises Awareness of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of WSOC TV - Omar Carter is using that life-changing moment to raise awareness for sudden cardiac arrest.

McLaren Flint Hospital Nurse Saves Man's Life on Airplane

Jun 27, 2018

McLaren Flint Hospital Nurse Saves Man's Life on Airplane

Courtesy of ABC 12 - A nurse at McLaren Flint hospital helped save the life of a man in cardiac arrest aboard an airliner in Detroit.

Flagstaff Man Credited with Saving Coworker's Life

Jun 26, 2018

Flagstaff Man Credited with Saving Coworker's Life

Courtesy of AZ Family - A Flagstaff man is being applauded for his quick action after saving a coworker's life using the newest CPR technique.

Tufaro and Sherrod Foundations Provide AED and Training to Edison Youth Football Program

Jun 24, 2018

Tufaro and Sherrod Foundations Provide AED and Training to Edison Youth Football Program

The Marisa Tufaro Foundation and the Kittim N. Sherrod Foundation have partnered to provide AED and cardiopulmonary resuscitation training.

Doctor Recognized for Saving A Teen Life

Jun 21, 2018

Doctor Recognized for Saving A Teen Life

Courtesy of Coastal View - On June 14, the Santa Barbara County Fire Department recognized Dr. Reyna Talanian of Sansum Clinic Carpinteria for her life-saving work.

New Jersey Heroes Honored for Saving Lives

Jun 18, 2018

New Jersey Heroes Honored for Saving Lives

Courtesy of Tap Into - Thirty-eight individuals and organizations in New Jersey were recently honored at the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association 2018 New Jersey American Heartsavers and Stroke Heroes Awards for their life-saving efforts.

Dumas Named First "Heart Safe" Schools in AR

Jun 13, 2018

Dumas Named First "Heart Safe" Schools in AR

Courtesy of Fox 16 - Students, visitors and employees of Dumas schools have a better chance of surviving a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) after being trained on a new cardiac emergency response plan.

Brainerd High Hosts Sportsmanship, AED Training

Jun 2, 2018

Brainerd High Hosts Sportsmanship, AED Training

Courtesy of WRCB - Saturday was a busy day on the court at Brainerd High School for both students and coaches.

Athlete Marks EMS Week by Thanking Crew that Saved Him

May 29, 2018

Athlete Marks EMS Week by Thanking Crew that Saved Him

Courtesy of News 12 - The Blind Brook basketball player who collapsed on the court last December is marking National EMS Week by thanking the people who saved his life.

Cardiac Arrest Survivors Thank Escambia County First Responders

May 25, 2018

Cardiac Arrest Survivors Thank Escambia County First Responders

Courtesy of Pensacola News Journal - Casey was one of seven sudden cardiac arrest survivors recognized by Escambia County Emergency Medical Services staff at a ceremony Tuesday at Escambia County Public Safety, where they had an opportunity to meet the people who brought them back to life.

Bernshausen Elementary Earns Award for Trauma Team Efforts

May 22, 2018

Bernshausen Elementary Earns Award for Trauma Team Efforts

Courtesy of Chron - The faculty and staff at Bernshausen Elementary School are working to practice their skills if and when the need ever arises.

County Will Install AED Outside Courthouse

May 21, 2018

County Will Install AED Outside Courthouse

Courtesy of The Record Delta - The Upshur County Commission on Thursday voted to purchase an automatic external defibrillator, or AED, to install on the outside of the courthouse annex complex in an effort to help improve the chances of residents surviving sudden cardiac arrest.

Students Save Beloved Teacher Who Suffered Stroke in Class: They 'All Did the Right Thing'

May 17, 2018

Students Save Beloved Teacher Who Suffered Stroke in Class: They 'All Did the Right Thing'

Courtesy of MSN - A beloved Massachusetts substitute teacher is crediting a group of students with saving his life.

McCullough Middle School Provides Students with A Health Fair Which Could Save A Life

May 17, 2018

McCullough Middle School Provides Students with A Health Fair Which Could Save A Life

Courtesy of WDEL - On Wednesday, McCullough Middle School, which is the Colonial School District's STEAM-focused school, introduced students to many healthcare-related careers and services by hosting a health fair.

Barrie Family Installs AED on Side of Home for Public Use

May 15, 2018

Barrie Family Installs AED on Side of Home for Public Use

Courtesy of Simcoe - 80 per cent of cardiac arrest incidents happen at home or in public places.