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Cardiac Effects from COVID-19 are Impacting Youth Sports

Sep 11, 2020

Cardiac Effects from COVID-19 are Impacting Youth Sports

Courtesy of Dayton 24/7 - COVID-19 is impacting youth sports as doctors are warning parents of the cardiac effects of COVID-19 in children if not addressed early on.

Kids with White-Coat Hypertension might be at Risk for Eventual Progression to Sustained High Blood Pressure

Sep 11, 2020

Kids with White-Coat Hypertension might be at Risk for Eventual Progression to Sustained High Blood Pressure

Courtesy of medicalxpress - children and adolescents diagnosed with white coat hypertension might be at risk for eventual progression to sustained hypertension and should be monitored regularly.

La Salle College High School Senior Football Player Dies After ‘Sudden, Catastrophic Medical Event’ Following Practice

Sep 7, 2020

La Salle College High School Senior Football Player Dies After ‘Sudden, Catastrophic Medical Event’ Following Practice

Students and staff at La Salle College High School are mourning the death of a senior football player.

Ashley Ridge High School Student Dies Hours After Football Practice

Aug 27, 2020

Ashley Ridge High School Student Dies Hours After Football Practice

Courtesy of WCSC - The Dorchester County Coroner’s Office has identified a 16-year-old who died after attending football practice.

Father says Lewis Central Grad and TCU QB Max Duggan Sidelined by Heart Condition

Aug 21, 2020

Father says Lewis Central Grad and TCU QB Max Duggan Sidelined by Heart Condition

Courtesy of The Daily Nonpareil - Max Duggan will be out indefinitely as he recovers from a recently discovered health condition.

Texas High School Cross-Country Runner Dies Suddenly at Practice

Aug 20, 2020

Texas High School Cross-Country Runner Dies Suddenly at Practice

Courtesy of Runner's World - Dylan Dorrell, 17, had just finished his cooldown following a tempo workout.

Pediatric Cardiologists Offer Advice on When Kids Can Return to Sports After COVID-19

Aug 14, 2020

Pediatric Cardiologists Offer Advice on When Kids Can Return to Sports After COVID-19

Courtesy of News Medical Life Sciences - A trio of pediatric cardiologists are offering important advice on if and when it is safe for children and teens to return to playing sports after recovering from COVID-19.

Brownsburg XC Runner Logan Trout Passes Away After Practice

Aug 12, 2020

Brownsburg XC Runner Logan Trout Passes Away After Practice

Courtesy of Mile Split IN - On Monday afternoon, Logan Trout died following cross country practice at Brownsburg High School.

Vikings LB Cameron Smith Needs Heart Surgery, Will Miss Season

Aug 8, 2020

Vikings LB Cameron Smith Needs Heart Surgery, Will Miss Season

Courtesy of NFL.com - Minnesota Vikings linebacker Cameron Smith needs open-heart surgery and will be sidelined for the 2020 season.

Basketball Player Michael Ojo Dead at 27 After Collapsing During Training

Aug 7, 2020

Basketball Player Michael Ojo Dead at 27 After Collapsing During Training

Courtesy of E! - Former Florida State University center Michael Ojo died this Friday, Aug. 7 after collapsing during an individual practice in Belgrade, Serbia.

Resumption of Athletic Activities in Pediatric Patients Following COVID-19 Infection

Jul 27, 2020

Resumption of Athletic Activities in Pediatric Patients Following COVID-19 Infection

Courtesy of Cardiology Advisor - An expert analysis on the return to sports and resumption of physical activity for children and adolescents following coronavirus disease 2019...

Quick Diagnosis Proves Life-Saving for Moultrie Youngster

Jul 20, 2020

Quick Diagnosis Proves Life-Saving for Moultrie Youngster

Courtesy of The Albany Herald - Last September, the Smith family of Moultrie was enjoying a Sunday outing at Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta.

Cardiac Screening Crucial for NBA Players Who Tested Positive for COVID-19

Jul 19, 2020

Cardiac Screening Crucial for NBA Players Who Tested Positive for COVID-19

Courtesy of USA TODAY - The hardest working muscle in an NBA player’s body will get extra attention if there is a COVID-19 positive test.

Teen Dies After Collapsing During Basketball Game

Jul 12, 2020

Teen Dies After Collapsing During Basketball Game

Courtesy of WGXA - The suspected cause was sudden cardiac arrest due to an underlying heart condition.

NKY High-School Soccer Player Dies after Collapsing During Practice

Jun 17, 2020

NKY High-School Soccer Player Dies after Collapsing During Practice

Courtesy of Fox19 - A St. Henry District High School soccer player has died after the school said he collapsed during practice.

Mt. Si High School Senior Dillon Garnes Dies

Jun 9, 2020

Mt. Si High School Senior Dillon Garnes Dies

Courtesy of Snoqualmie Valley Record - A Mt. Si High School senior died in his sleep on Sunday, June 7.

Cedar Creek High School Student Dies from Cardiac Arrest

May 8, 2020

Cedar Creek High School Student Dies from Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of The Press of Atlantic City - A student from Cedar Creek High School has died due to cardiac arrest, according to a letter sent to students and families Thursday.

Electrocardiograms Show Value in College Athletes’ Screens

May 4, 2020

Electrocardiograms Show Value in College Athletes’ Screens

Courtesy of UW Medicine - ECG heightens detection of sudden cardiac death risk and is a cost-effective diagnostic, a new study shows.

19-year-old Marine from New York is the latest military fitness test death

May 1, 2020

19-year-old Marine from New York is the latest military fitness test death

Courtesy of Stars & Stripes - Pfc. Tyrell J. Audain was in the midst of a physical fitness test more than two weeks ago at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., when he collapsed.

Hurricane Community Grieves Sudden Death of Middle School Student

Apr 28, 2020

Hurricane Community Grieves Sudden Death of Middle School Student

Courtesy of Herald Dispatch - The Hurricane community is grieving the loss of an eighth-grade student who died Monday night after suffering an unexpected cardiac occurrence, according to a release issued by Hurricane Middle School on its Facebook page.