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After Losing Her Daughter, Mother Hopes to Make EKG Testing a Requirement for Student-Athletes Statewide

May 20, 2019

After Losing Her Daughter, Mother Hopes to Make EKG Testing a Requirement for Student-Athletes Statewide

Courtesy of First Coast News - “I couldn’t save my daughter, but I’d like to save somebody else’s.”

Clay County Parents Encouraging Student-Athlete Health Screenings Following Baseball Player's Heart Abnormality.

Apr 26, 2019

Clay County Parents Encouraging Student-Athlete Health Screenings Following Baseball Player's Heart Abnormality.

Courtesy of First Coast News - Saturday, when Jeff Brown's 14U Spartans take the field Donovan will be forced to sit and watch.

Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes

Mar 8, 2019

Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes

Courtesy of Health.mil - Sudden cardiac events can occur in seemingly healthy young people in their teens or twenties.

Student-Athlete Whose Heart Stopped Returning to Court

Feb 14, 2019

Student-Athlete Whose Heart Stopped Returning to Court

Courtesy of Wood TV - Luke Anhalt’s friends and family could very easily be grieving his death instead of celebrating his continued accomplishments at Calvary Christian School near Fruitport.

Student Athletes Shouldn’t Have to Suffer from Heat Stroke. Here’s What We Can Do About It.

Feb 12, 2019

Student Athletes Shouldn’t Have to Suffer from Heat Stroke. Here’s What We Can Do About It.

Courtesy of NJ.com - It almost happened again. Sudden cardiac arrest, a leading cause of death in American schools, almost stole another life of a student athlete.

Fifteen-Year-Old Basketballer Suffers Cardiac Arrest on Court

Feb 8, 2019

Fifteen-Year-Old Basketballer Suffers Cardiac Arrest on Court

Courtesy of 9 News - Josh was running back in defence while playing for the Aberfeldie Jetts and started to feel sick before collapsing.

Heart Screening Champion Debbie Wins Volunteering Award and PM Praise

Feb 7, 2019

Heart Screening Champion Debbie Wins Volunteering Award and PM Praise

Courtesy of Worthwich Guardian - Since the tragic loss of her son Aaron to an undetected heart defect aged 23, Debbie has raised more than £210,000 to fund screening days for 100 young adults at a time.

Nursing Students Save Man's Life in NLR

Feb 6, 2019

Nursing Students Save Man's Life in NLR

Courtesy of Kark - Two first-year nursing students saved a man’s life because they were able to quickly administer CPR and give other life-saving help in the crucial moments before paramedics arrived.

Boy, 8, Recovers Well after Collapsing on Cruise Headed Toward Bahamas

Feb 5, 2019

Boy, 8, Recovers Well after Collapsing on Cruise Headed Toward Bahamas

Courtesy of Local 10 - Relatives said Noah Anderson was having fun on a family cruise, enjoying his winter break away from school in Cincinnati, when, on the final night, things took a dramatic turn.

Pitchside Heart Test Saves Teen Footballer's Life

Feb 4, 2019

Pitchside Heart Test Saves Teen Footballer's Life

Courtesy of Evening Standard - A teenage footballer’s life was saved by a random pitchside medical test during a team training session.

Calling Lake Hockey Player Passes Away

Feb 1, 2019

Calling Lake Hockey Player Passes Away

Courtesy of Athabasca Advocate - "A great ambassador for his community," MacEwan University player Nakehko Lamothe passes away after game Jan. 25

Former Wolmer's Boys Footballer Dies after Collapsing during Football Game

Feb 1, 2019

Former Wolmer's Boys Footballer Dies after Collapsing during Football Game

Courtesy of Zip FM - The Wolmer’s Boys’ School community is mourning the death of former student athlete Calvin Kelly who collapsed suddenly and died while playing a game of football on Sunday.

AED and Quick Thinking by Coach Credited with Saving West Michigan Teen’s Life

Feb 1, 2019

AED and Quick Thinking by Coach Credited with Saving West Michigan Teen’s Life

Courtesy of M Live - Near the end of practice Thursday, Calvary Christian’s basketball team was shooting free throws when Luke collapsed to the gymnasium floor.

St. Edward High School Wrestling Coaches Save Life of Athlete Who Collapsed During Practice

Feb 1, 2019

St. Edward High School Wrestling Coaches Save Life of Athlete Who Collapsed During Practice

Courtesy of Fox 8 Cleveland - A couple of wrestling coaches at St. Edward High School are being credited with saving the life of a young athlete, who collapsed during practice last week.

Family Shocked After 11-Year-Old Collapses, Dies Playing Basketball

Jan 31, 2019

Family Shocked After 11-Year-Old Collapses, Dies Playing Basketball

Courtesy of WDTN - It happened just one day before his 12th birthday at the Champaign County YMCA on Saturday.

Crosby Family Hoping for Change with 'Cody's Law' in Honor of Late Son

Jan 16, 2019

Crosby Family Hoping for Change with 'Cody's Law' in Honor of Late Son

Courtesy of khou11 - The new law would require EKG’s to be given every other year for high school student athletes.

How to Prevent Sudden Death? CPR

Jan 14, 2019

How to Prevent Sudden Death? CPR

Courtesy of The Brookings Register - My first experience with cardiopulmonary resuscitation was during the summer of 1969.

St. Catherine Hospital to Launch Genetic Screening of Footballers

Jan 7, 2019

St. Catherine Hospital to Launch Genetic Screening of Footballers

Courtesy of Total Croatia News - For the first time in Europe, a project of systematic screening of risk groups of football players.

8 Reasons Why Everyone Should Learn CPR

Jan 4, 2019

8 Reasons Why Everyone Should Learn CPR

Courtesy of The Frisky - What is the first thing you will do when a loved one collapsed suddenly in your presence? The answer: you need to perform CPR.

HPU Men's Basketball Player Dies after Collapsing during Game

Jan 3, 2019

HPU Men's Basketball Player Dies after Collapsing during Game

Courtesy of KHON2 - Hawaii Pacific University men's basketball player Emil Isovic passed away at Straub Medical Center on Wednesday, December 26 after collapsing during a game timeout a week prior.