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Heart Screening Champion Debbie Wins Volunteering Award and PM Praise

Feb 7, 2019

Heart Screening Champion Debbie Wins Volunteering Award and PM Praise

Courtesy of Worthwich Guardian - Since the tragic loss of her son Aaron to an undetected heart defect aged 23, Debbie has raised more than £210,000 to fund screening days for 100 young adults at a time.

Nursing Students Save Man's Life in NLR

Feb 6, 2019

Nursing Students Save Man's Life in NLR

Courtesy of Kark - Two first-year nursing students saved a man’s life because they were able to quickly administer CPR and give other life-saving help in the crucial moments before paramedics arrived.

Penn. EMT, Medic Save Man from Cardiac Arrest While Teaching CPR

Feb 2, 2019

Penn. EMT, Medic Save Man from Cardiac Arrest While Teaching CPR

Courtesy of EMS World - Don Mahoney was right where he needed to be.

AED and Quick Thinking by Coach Credited with Saving West Michigan Teen’s Life

Feb 1, 2019

AED and Quick Thinking by Coach Credited with Saving West Michigan Teen’s Life

Courtesy of M Live - Near the end of practice Thursday, Calvary Christian’s basketball team was shooting free throws when Luke collapsed to the gymnasium floor.

St. Edward High School Wrestling Coaches Save Life of Athlete Who Collapsed During Practice

Feb 1, 2019

St. Edward High School Wrestling Coaches Save Life of Athlete Who Collapsed During Practice

Courtesy of Fox 8 Cleveland - A couple of wrestling coaches at St. Edward High School are being credited with saving the life of a young athlete, who collapsed during practice last week.

New Defibrillator Unveiled by Man Who was Saved by One

Jan 31, 2019

New Defibrillator Unveiled by Man Who was Saved by One

Courtesy of The Press and Journal - A man has unveiled a new defibrillator in a north-east community six months after one of the devices saved his life.

Lenape Builders, American Legion Ambulance Station 64 Partner for CPR/AED Class

Jan 16, 2019

Lenape Builders, American Legion Ambulance Station 64 Partner for CPR/AED Class

Courtesy of Smyrna-Clayton Sun-Times - Lenape Builders Inc., recently partnered with American Legion Ambulance Station 64 in training all Lenape employees in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the use of an automatic external defibrillator.

CaroMont Health Donates Life-Saving Equipment to Local Swim Team

Jan 14, 2019

CaroMont Health Donates Life-Saving Equipment to Local Swim Team

Courtesy of Gaston Gazette - CaroMont Health just helped create a safer environment for a Gaston County-based swim team by donating a potentially life-saving device.

'More than Appreciative': Woman Thanks McDonald's Manager Who Saved Her Life

Jan 11, 2019

'More than Appreciative': Woman Thanks McDonald's Manager Who Saved Her Life

Courtesy of ABC12 - When a customer went into sudden cardiac arrest, a McDonald's manager jumped into action.

Football Coach Who Suffered Cardiac Arrest on Pitch Now Helping to Save Others

Jan 9, 2019

Football Coach Who Suffered Cardiac Arrest on Pitch Now Helping to Save Others

Courtesy of Chronicle Live - Simon Brown, of North Shields, has helped to unveil a new defibrillator at a pub and the equipment can now be used to help anyone who may suffer a cardiac arrest

State Recognizes Life-Saving Call

Jan 7, 2019

State Recognizes Life-Saving Call

Courtesy of Shelburne News - Members of the Hinesburg Fire Department received the Vermont EMS Star of Life Award last week for their efforts in the early morning hours on Halloween that saved one of their own family members.

Man Collapses at Gym, Aided by a Cardiac Arrest Survivor's Wife

Jan 4, 2019

Man Collapses at Gym, Aided by a Cardiac Arrest Survivor's Wife

Courtesy of Ottawa Sun - When a stranger collapsed on the treadmill at her gym, Natalie Troughton swung into action.

Saving Lives Focus of Heart Safe-Bleed Safe Community

Jan 3, 2019

Saving Lives Focus of Heart Safe-Bleed Safe Community

Courtesy of Champion Newspaper - Increasing the chances of surviving sudden cardiac arrest or bleeding from traumatic injuries is the concept behind the Chino Valley Fire District’s Heart Safe-Bleed Safe Community, providing free training and equipment to help patients in need.

Trainer Saves Mount Pleasant Man's Life After He Goes into Cardiac Arrest

Jan 2, 2019

Trainer Saves Mount Pleasant Man's Life After He Goes into Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of News 2 - A Mount Pleasant homeowner is thanking a man who saved his life this holiday season.

Kirkland Resident Earns Community Hero Award

Jan 2, 2019

Kirkland Resident Earns Community Hero Award

Courtesy of Kirkland Reporter - Joshua Reiss, who helped save a fellow citizen’s life, encourages CPR training.

Cardiac Arrest Survivor Thanks First Responders

Dec 21, 2018

Cardiac Arrest Survivor Thanks First Responders

Courtesy of ABC Newspapers - Eric Lingbeek suffered sudden cardiac arrest Aug. 28 just a few days after his 40th birthday – and survived.

Marathoner Thanks the Fast-Acting YMCA Workers Who Saved Her Life

Dec 20, 2018

Marathoner Thanks the Fast-Acting YMCA Workers Who Saved Her Life

Courtesy of Runners World - A trained staff kept Stacie Logan alive after a cardiac arrest episode while on the treadmill.

Orange County Clerk's Employees Honored for Saving Co-Worker's Life

Dec 14, 2018

Orange County Clerk's Employees Honored for Saving Co-Worker's Life

Courtesy of Orlando Sentinel - Stan Green came into work at the Orange County Clerk of Courts one morning in September and sat at his desk. He doesn’t remember much, but he knows his heart stopped.

'So Lucky to have Her': 8-Year-Old, Neighbor Honored for Saving Life of Fargo Mom

Dec 13, 2018

'So Lucky to have Her': 8-Year-Old, Neighbor Honored for Saving Life of Fargo Mom

Courtesy of The Bismarck Tribune - Sloan Stoltz of south Fargo knew something was wrong when her mother collapsed at home in front of her and the family's two 4-year-old twin boys on Thanksgiving weekend.

Eric Paredes Save A Life Foundation and Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito Join Hands to Save Hearts

Dec 10, 2018

Eric Paredes Save A Life Foundation and Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito Join Hands to Save Hearts

Courtesy of Del Mar Times - The Eric Paredes Save a Life Foundation presented Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito Nov. 6 with nine Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs)