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How to Prevent Sudden Death? CPR

Jan 14, 2019

How to Prevent Sudden Death? CPR

Courtesy of The Brookings Register - My first experience with cardiopulmonary resuscitation was during the summer of 1969.

St. Catherine Hospital to Launch Genetic Screening of Footballers

Jan 7, 2019

St. Catherine Hospital to Launch Genetic Screening of Footballers

Courtesy of Total Croatia News - For the first time in Europe, a project of systematic screening of risk groups of football players.

8 Reasons Why Everyone Should Learn CPR

Jan 4, 2019

8 Reasons Why Everyone Should Learn CPR

Courtesy of The Frisky - What is the first thing you will do when a loved one collapsed suddenly in your presence? The answer: you need to perform CPR.

HPU Men's Basketball Player Dies after Collapsing during Game

Jan 3, 2019

HPU Men's Basketball Player Dies after Collapsing during Game

Courtesy of KHON2 - Hawaii Pacific University men's basketball player Emil Isovic passed away at Straub Medical Center on Wednesday, December 26 after collapsing during a game timeout a week prior.

Catholic Central Graduate, Wittenberg Football Player Dies at 20

Jan 2, 2019

Catholic Central Graduate, Wittenberg Football Player Dies at 20

Courtesy of Springfield News-Sun - Cosmas Catanzaro was a tight end and longsnapper for Wittenberg

Turning Tragedy into Action: Screening Chester County’s Emergency Response Team for Cardiac Risk Factors

Jan 2, 2019

Turning Tragedy into Action: Screening Chester County’s Emergency Response Team for Cardiac Risk Factors

Courtesy of Penn Medicine News - Some people are just larger than life: They connect easily with those around them and make an impact on everyone they meet.

NYPD: Teenage Boy Dies After Collapsing at Basketball Practice in Queens High School

Dec 28, 2018

NYPD: Teenage Boy Dies After Collapsing at Basketball Practice in Queens High School

Courtesy of New York 4 - A 16-year-old Queens boy died suddenly after collapsing during basketball practice Wednesday, leaving his shocked family seeking answers.

Screenings Can Reveal Cardiac Abnormalities in Teens

Dec 27, 2018

Screenings Can Reveal Cardiac Abnormalities in Teens

Courtesy of MRT - More than 300 teenagers, parents, community volunteers, medical technicians and local cardiologists participated in the free teen heart screening Saturday at Midland Memorial Hospital.

UNM IT Pays it Forward with Project Heart Start

Dec 21, 2018

UNM IT Pays it Forward with Project Heart Start

Courtesy of UNM Newsroom - UNM IT pays it forward with Project Heart Start

A Simple Test Can Save a Life: Just Ask Xavier Hendrix

Dec 20, 2018

A Simple Test Can Save a Life: Just Ask Xavier Hendrix

Courtesy of Spectrum News - On the outside, Xavier Hendrix is a normal young man.

Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy’s Entire Student Body, Staff Earn Red Cross CPR Certification

Dec 18, 2018

Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy’s Entire Student Body, Staff Earn Red Cross CPR Certification

Courtesy of Vail Daily - The nation's first public-school sports academy is also the first to certify its entire student body and staff with CPR and defibrillator training.

Coach Saves Player Who Collapses at Practice

Dec 18, 2018

Coach Saves Player Who Collapses at Practice

Courtesy of Grand Haven Tribune - While shooting free throws at basketball practice Thursday, Luke Anhalt collapsed on the court.

A Hands-On Approach to Saving Lives

Dec 13, 2018

A Hands-On Approach to Saving Lives

Courtesy of Advantage - It’s something no parent or family wants to face — the sudden death of a child.

Play for Patrick Event Teaches Families About Heart Health

Dec 12, 2018

Play for Patrick Event Teaches Families About Heart Health

Courtesy of KSTP - Young lives are being saved thanks to the hard work of a family learning to live with a loss of their own.

Student Heart Check Screening Changes - and Saves - Macomb Teen's Life

Dec 11, 2018

Student Heart Check Screening Changes - and Saves - Macomb Teen's Life

Courtesy of Fox 2 - A Macomb teenager felt fine and looked healthy, so he was shocked when a routine screening changed his life.

How to Prevent and Prepare for Sports Tragedies

Dec 7, 2018

How to Prevent and Prepare for Sports Tragedies

Courtesy of Iowa KWQC - Although it's highly unlikely a sudden cardiac death happens during a sport, it is something everyone around events should be prepared for and aware of.

Cyclists to have Heart Scans Amid Cardiac Arrest Fears

Dec 5, 2018

Cyclists to have Heart Scans Amid Cardiac Arrest Fears

Courtesy of Sky News - Every rider will have an annual ECG and heart scan to determine if they are at increased risk of suffering sudden cardiac arrest.

AEDs Donated to Mid-Michigan Organizations in Honor of 10-year-old London Eisenbeis

Dec 4, 2018

AEDs Donated to Mid-Michigan Organizations in Honor of 10-year-old London Eisenbeis

Courtesy of Michigan WJRT - After suddenly losing her daughter to a heart condition, Tina Eisenbeis has made it her mission to protect other children from the same fate.

CU Boulder Golfer Grateful Routine Physical Revealed Heart Issue

Nov 28, 2018

CU Boulder Golfer Grateful Routine Physical Revealed Heart Issue

Courtesy of Times-Call - Kelsey Webster started school year with surprise, and a surgery

Why Young People Should Be Wary of High Blood Pressure

Nov 27, 2018

Why Young People Should Be Wary of High Blood Pressure

Courtesy of Pulse - Hypertension is becoming an issue for more young people due to the stresses of modern life and here's how you can help yourself.