Mar 15, 2018
Courtesy of SHAPE - Heidi Stewart swam competitively starting when she was 8 years old. Like a lot of athletes, she experienced post-race jitters, often feeling her heart beat out of her chest to the point of discomfort—but she always chalked it up to nerves.
Mar 14, 2018
Courtesy of Ashley Shepherd - My story begins on February 3, 2003. It was just another ordinary Monday.
Mar 9, 2018
Courtesy of Birmingham Live - A schoolboy who suffered a cardiac arrest on his way home from school has had his life saved ten times by his implanted defibrillator.
Mar 4, 2018
Courtesy of News.Com.AU - EVERY time Jeremy Nelson and Rachel Miles hug their son Xavier, they feel like embracing the dads that saved their 12-year-old thanks to CPR when he went into cardiac arrest at a party.
Mar 2, 2018
Courtesy of WCTV - Cardiac arrest can be a killer. For people it strikes outside of a hospital, it almost always is.
Mar 2, 2018
Courtesy of MLive - Every year since 2013, Dayle Wood sends a card to Aquinas College athletic trainer Kevin Parker. The message varies, but it always includes a thank you and it's always delivered on Sept. 9.
Feb 26, 2018
Courtesy of Abbott - On February 3, 2003, Abbott colleague Ashley Shepherd – then a 15-year-old high-school student – was prepared to take to the court for basketball practice.
Feb 22, 2018
Courtesy of ABC 15 Arizona - A true team effort helped save the life of a Basha High School student who went into cardiac arrest.
Feb 16, 2018
Courtesy of Bradenton Herald - A Manatee County teacher is alive after a group of high school students, staff members and teachers came together to save her life after she stopped breathing in the middle of class.
Feb 12, 2018
Courtesy of ABC 7 - A high school nurse in Arkansas is being called a hero after she saved a student’s life.
Feb 9, 2018
Courtesy of Lohud - Hana Gross does not work at Pelham Memorial High School, but her shift on Dec. 27 ended up being one that would change her life – and that of a local basketball player – forever.
Feb 8, 2018
Courtesy of Greenwich Post - Seventeen-year-old Kelli MacTaggart of Greenwich has no memory of the cardiac arrest episode that had a multitude of Greenwich Hospital doctors and Greenwich Emergency Medical Service (GEMS) first responders scrambling to save her life last month.
Feb 7, 2018
Courtesy of The All-American - HCM is a leading cause of sudden cardiac death among young athletes, meaning that if Russell’s condition hadn’t been caught, he could have died on the field or during a workout with little or no warning.
Feb 5, 2018
Courtesy of KMOV - A 12-year-old Jefferson County girl collapsed and went into cardiac arrest while playing basketball Sunday.
Feb 2, 2018
Courtesy of ABC 7 - A 15-year-old boy who collapsed on field in north suburban Northbrook during a soccer game is recovering in a hospital thanks to the good Samaritans who rushed to his aid.
Jan 30, 2018
Courtesy of Independent Mail - Nearly three months ago, Clayton Pendergrass's life changed.
Jan 29, 2018
Courtesy of Fox 4 - Several Mansfield coaches, students and a nurse are being credited with saving the life of a student who collapsed on the football field.
Jan 29, 2018
Courtesy of The Columbian - The first thing Heidi Stewart did when she woke up in the cardiovascular intensive care unit was try to wiggle her fingers and toes. The 18-year-old high school senior had suffered sudden cardiac arrest.
Jan 21, 2018
Courtesy of Kenosha News - 17-year-old Franklin teenager was practicing with his B-18 team of the Southport Volleyball Club at the Boys & Girls Club when he fell over.
Jan 21, 2018
Courtesy of Yahoo News - A Queensland mum, with help from her neighbour, has managed to save the life of an 11-year-old boy who went into cardiac arrest.