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'Stay on the Line': 911 Dispatcher Helps Teacher Save Student's Life

Apr 16, 2018

'Stay on the Line': 911 Dispatcher Helps Teacher Save Student's Life

Courtesy of CBC - Teacher calls for defibrillators at all schools after 911 dispatcher helps her save student's life.

South Florida Man Spreads Word About EKGs after Son Dies of WPW

Apr 13, 2018

South Florida Man Spreads Word About EKGs after Son Dies of WPW

Courtesy ABC News - Although there are fewer than 20,000 cases per year and death is rare, WPW can be fatal if it isn't treated with medication or catheter ablation.

Grieving Parents Says Saving Lives in Son's Memory is 'Silver Lining'

Apr 12, 2018

Grieving Parents Says Saving Lives in Son's Memory is 'Silver Lining'

Courtesy of Xpose - Postman Daniel died suddenly in his bed - and now his family are helping young people get vital heart screenings.

How an Unthinkable Tragedy in Glasgow Saved 18 Young Lives

Apr 12, 2018

How an Unthinkable Tragedy in Glasgow Saved 18 Young Lives

Courtesy of Glasgow Live - "18 saved - and I'll never stop": A Glasgow mum shares how her devastating loss led her to help others.

Fueled by Tragedy, Cardiac on Campus Helps Students Take Care of Hearts

Apr 11, 2018

Fueled by Tragedy, Cardiac on Campus Helps Students Take Care of Hearts

Courtesy of W News - Jon Derynda had just crossed the finish line of a half-marathon when he collapsed and died in 2015, having suffered what’s called sudden cardiac death.

'I Feel Blessed': Boy Whose Heart Stopped Recovers in Hospital

Apr 10, 2018

'I Feel Blessed': Boy Whose Heart Stopped Recovers in Hospital

Courtesy of CBC News - Abdulla El-Astal was playing in a futsal tournament when he collapsed on the bench.

Men Who Saved Central Valley Teen Honored with Lifesaving Award

Apr 9, 2018

Men Who Saved Central Valley Teen Honored with Lifesaving Award

Courtesy of KXLY - Brandon Snider still remembers what it felt like before his heart stopped beating.

Le Havre Rocked by Sudden Death of France Youth Player Samba Diop, Aged 18

Apr 9, 2018

Le Havre Rocked by Sudden Death of France Youth Player Samba Diop, Aged 18

Courtesy of Goal - The French second tier outfit revealed on Saturday that the 18-year-old had died suddenly.

Heart Screening Carried Out at Homewood School in Tenterden in Memory of Teenager Ben Hammond

Apr 8, 2018

Heart Screening Carried Out at Homewood School in Tenterden in Memory of Teenager Ben Hammond

Courtesy of Kent Online - The loved ones of tragic Ben Hammond have realised a dream as heart screening sessions have been carried out in his name.

Beat by Beat

Apr 6, 2018

Beat by Beat

Courtesy of Deccan Herald - The fluttering of your heart is not always the sign of love, nor is skipping of a beat.

All You Need to Know About Cardiomyopathy!

Apr 5, 2018

All You Need to Know About Cardiomyopathy!

Courtesy of Business Standard - Cardiomyopathy is a progressive disease of the myocardium, the heart muscle.

Mom Wins AED for Brush High School after Son’s Sudden Passing

Apr 4, 2018

Mom Wins AED for Brush High School after Son’s Sudden Passing

Courtesy of Fox 8 - Stephanie Kornet entered a national contest to win an AED for Brush High School’s workout room—all she had to do was share her son’s story on Facebook and get the most likes.

Pensacola Teen Off Life Support after Cardiac Arrest During Practice

Apr 3, 2018

Pensacola Teen Off Life Support after Cardiac Arrest During Practice

Courtesy of Wear TV - Doctors are searching for answers after a Pensacola student suddenly collapsed during a basketball practice.

Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes

Apr 2, 2018

Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes

Courtesy of ABC 12 - Experts say half of all cardiovascular deaths are sudden cardiac deaths.

Hockey Player's Life Saved At Piney Orchard Ice Arena

Apr 1, 2018

Hockey Player's Life Saved At Piney Orchard Ice Arena

Courtesy of Odenton Patch - An Eagle Scout's project to place an automated defibrillator at an Odenton ice arena has saved a second life.

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Begins with Education, Awareness

Mar 30, 2018

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Begins with Education, Awareness

Courtesy of USA Today - While most of our basketball headlines this March have been inundated with Cinderella stories and coaching rivalries, there is one perpetrating a far more disconsolate tone.

Soccer Player’s Death Highlights the Need for Awareness, Action Plan

Mar 30, 2018

Soccer Player’s Death Highlights the Need for Awareness, Action Plan

Courtesy of The Post and Courier - A professional soccer player in Croatia died on the field last weekend.

The Death of 10-Year-Old Grand Blanc Girl Inspires Changes to Heart Screenings

Mar 29, 2018

The Death of 10-Year-Old Grand Blanc Girl Inspires Changes to Heart Screenings

Courtesy of ABC 12 - The unexpected loss of a vibrant 10-year-old girl, has one mid-Michigan family vowing to change the way heart screenings are done.

NBA G League Player Collapses on Court 'in Cardiac Arrest' with Just Seconds Left in the Game

Mar 25, 2018

NBA G League Player Collapses on Court 'in Cardiac Arrest' with Just Seconds Left in the Game

Courtesy of Daily Mail - An NBA G League player was hospitalized after collapsing on the court with just seconds of a game left to go on Saturday night.

Team Jamaica Bickle Distributes Over 45 Cardiac Units to Schools

Mar 25, 2018

Team Jamaica Bickle Distributes Over 45 Cardiac Units to Schools

Courtesy of The Gleaner - Over 45 high schools across Jamaica have now been outfitted with an automated external defibrillator (AED) unit, courtesy of Team Jamaica Bickle, the organisation which provides support services for Caribbean athletes who compete at the annual Penn Relays in Philadelphia.