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AFL Player, 19, Goes Into Cardiac Arrest And Has To Be Given CPR On The Field After Being Hit In The Face By The Ball

Jun 18, 2017

AFL Player, 19, Goes Into Cardiac Arrest And Has To Be Given CPR On The Field After Being Hit In The Face By The Ball

Courtesy of Daily Mail - A footy player has been revived on the field after going into cardiac arrest when hit in the face by a ball.

Cardiac Arrest Survivor Pushes To Make CPR Mandatory In Schools

Jun 6, 2017

Cardiac Arrest Survivor Pushes To Make CPR Mandatory In Schools

Courtesy of KSN - An initiative to educate more young people about CPR is gaining some momentum.

For Otherwise Healthy Mom, 'Everything Changed' When Her Heart Stopped In Her Sleep

Jun 5, 2017

For Otherwise Healthy Mom, 'Everything Changed' When Her Heart Stopped In Her Sleep

Courtesy of Philly - Almost nine years ago, I was 35 years old and in the best shape of my life.

People Who Survived Cardiac Arrest Reunited With EMS Workers

Jun 2, 2017

People Who Survived Cardiac Arrest Reunited With EMS Workers

Courtesy of LF Press - On a December morning, Marilyn Samways got a phone call saying that her daughter Jennifer was in the emergency room after undergoing cardiac arrest.

Could You, Would You Save A Life? This CPR-AED Awareness Week, Vow To Know How

May 30, 2017

Could You, Would You Save A Life? This CPR-AED Awareness Week, Vow To Know How

Courtesy of Huffington Post - As she prepared for the PurpleStride 5K in Kansas City a few weeks ago, Brooke Worrel took her time attaching the racing number to her shirt. This usually mindless task was a lot tougher with all the tears filling her eyes.

Montoursville’s Dinges Overcomes Brush With Death, Off To PIAAs In Javelin

May 26, 2017

Montoursville’s Dinges Overcomes Brush With Death, Off To PIAAs In Javelin

Courtesy of Sun-Gazette - Josh Dinges doesn’t remember the day he died. What he knows is from second-hand accounts.

Teen Optimistic About Future After Suffering Cardiac Arrest

May 22, 2017

Teen Optimistic About Future After Suffering Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of WECT News - Sixteen-year-old Columbus County student, Victoria Harrelson, spent three months in the hospital after collapsing on a softball field in February and suffering from a cardiac arrest.

Hardaway Heroes Save Her Son’s Life, So She Can Celebrate Mother’s Day Instead Of Mourn

May 13, 2017

Hardaway Heroes Save Her Son’s Life, So She Can Celebrate Mother’s Day Instead Of Mourn

Courtesy of Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - This seemingly healthy 16-year-old sophomore suffered cardiac arrest, stopped breathing and had no pulse.

'I Am Not Afraid Of My Children Dying But I Want Them To Be Safe In The World' - Mum Whose Kids Inherited Heart Condition

May 11, 2017

'I Am Not Afraid Of My Children Dying But I Want Them To Be Safe In The World' - Mum Whose Kids Inherited Heart Condition

Courtesy of Independent - A mum who suffered a cardiac arrest when she was teenager has spoken about family life with her children, who inherited the same hereditary heart condition.

Tantasqua Student Donates AED To School, Device Saved Her Life

May 10, 2017

Tantasqua Student Donates AED To School, Device Saved Her Life

Courtesy of Mass Live - Two years ago in February, Kathryn Henry was walking to her next class at Tantasqua Regional Junior High School when she collapsed in the stairwell.

Harcum Student Will Graduate Thanks To LM Officers Who Saved Her Life

May 9, 2017

Harcum Student Will Graduate Thanks To LM Officers Who Saved Her Life

Courtesy of Main Line Times - In February of last year, Annie FitzPatrick, 20, of Merion nearly died after suffering sudden cardiac arrest in the parking lot of a Wawa in Penn Valley.

‘When I Died’: She Collapsed During A Workout. These Quick Decisions Saved Her Life

May 8, 2017

‘When I Died’: She Collapsed During A Workout. These Quick Decisions Saved Her Life

Courtesy of The Herald - It’s not every day you hear a story starting with “when I died,” but that’s how 22-year-old Amber Moloney remembers Feb. 6.

Runner Out Of Hospital After Cardiac Arrest At Minimarathon

May 2, 2017

Runner Out Of Hospital After Cardiac Arrest At Minimarathon

Courtesy of WLKY - A runner who went into cardiac arrest at the finish line of Saturday's mini-marathon is out of the hospital.

Defibrillator At Meridian Lanes Credited With Helping Save Young Man's Life

Apr 26, 2017

Defibrillator At Meridian Lanes Credited With Helping Save Young Man's Life

Courtesy of Meridian Press - When Rick West was bowling at Meridian Lanes in February, he noticed commotion several lanes away. “There was a bunch of people standing around somebody on the floor, and all I could see was the feet,” he said.

Woman Who Suffered Cardiac Arrest Says Big Thank You To Those Who Saved Her Life

Apr 25, 2017

Woman Who Suffered Cardiac Arrest Says Big Thank You To Those Who Saved Her Life

Courtesy of Salisbury Journal - AN Amesbury woman who suffered a cardiac arrest while out shopping says she would not be here today if it was not for the efforts of everyone who came to her aid.

Medford Man Rehabbing From Near-Fatal Accident

Apr 22, 2017

Medford Man Rehabbing From Near-Fatal Accident

Courtesy of Boston Herald - A Medford man who fell 20 feet after he was startled by barking pit bulls, spent 90 minutes in cardiac arrest, and survived two nights in freezing temperatures has made a miraculous recovery a year later, with the help of Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital.

North Senior Shows Determination To Return To Mound After Cardiac Arrest

Apr 16, 2017

North Senior Shows Determination To Return To Mound After Cardiac Arrest

After a medical scare last August, Devin Safford, a senior at North High School, is putting all of his efforts into his final baseball season. His coaches say his positive attitude and new outlook on life reflects on and off the field.

Raymore Woman Meets Medical Staff That Saved Her Life During Cardiac Arrest

Apr 11, 2017

Raymore Woman Meets Medical Staff That Saved Her Life During Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of Fox 4 News - It's an emotional afternoon for a Raymore woman. She's meeting for the first time the people who saved her life.

Monahans Sprinter Survives Cardiac Arrest

Apr 11, 2017

Monahans Sprinter Survives Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of CBS 7 - Sophomore Isaiah McCalister had fallen to the ground after a sprint, and couldn't get up.

Cardiac Arrest Survivor Beats The Odds

Apr 10, 2017

Cardiac Arrest Survivor Beats The Odds

Courtesy of Pierce County Herald - It was Dec. 26, 2016, and the town of Warren resident had just collapsed from cardiac arrest. She would learn later that irreversible brain damage can occur after about five minutes of cardiac arrest.