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‘Some Things You Don’t See Coming’: Florida’s Randy Russell Talks Heart Diagnosis, Not Playing Football

Apr 22, 2018

‘Some Things You Don’t See Coming’: Florida’s Randy Russell Talks Heart Diagnosis, Not Playing Football

Courtesy of Florida - Randy Russell, an intriguing safety prospect and early enrollee for the Gators, hadn’t been on campus long when the first indication came that something might be wrong.

How CPR Training Can Save Lives — and Spawn New Friendships

Apr 21, 2018

How CPR Training Can Save Lives — and Spawn New Friendships

Courtesy of Times Colonist - Michael Wojtas says when he rode up the ski lift for his last run at Mount Washington ski resort on Feb. 5, 2016, intuition told him a man slumped over on the hill below was in trouble.

Make Best Use of the "Golden Seconds" After A Cardiac Arrest

Apr 20, 2018

Make Best Use of the "Golden Seconds" After A Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of The Week - Cardiac arrest calls for quick action. It occurs without warning, like a motor coming to a grinding halt.

Principal Meets Emergency Dispatcher Who Helped Save Her Life

Apr 19, 2018

Principal Meets Emergency Dispatcher Who Helped Save Her Life

Courtesy of Good 4 Utah - An elementary school principal met the emergency dispatcher who helped save her life.

Childhood Obesity Greatest Threat to Health of Young People

Apr 18, 2018

Childhood Obesity Greatest Threat to Health of Young People

Courtesy of RTE - The Irish Heart Foundation has described childhood obesity as the greatest single threat to the health of this generation of children and young people.

Young Boy's Life Saved by CPR After Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Apr 17, 2018

Young Boy's Life Saved by CPR After Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of Millenium Post - Timely intervention by doctors saved a 18-year-old boy's life from sudden cardiac arrest.

Runner Who Collapsed During Race Thanks Strangers Who Saved Her Life

Apr 16, 2018

Runner Who Collapsed During Race Thanks Strangers Who Saved Her Life

Courtesy of Fox 7 - Bailey Adam was running a half-marathon when she collapsed from sudden cardiac arrest. Her heart stopped and she had no pulse.

'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.