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Area football players adamant about heart screenings to avoid Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Last year in Ohio, nine kids died from sudden cardiac arrest.  Now a high school football program has made changes […]

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Saukees’ Petty making progress after suffering cardiac arrest

Noah Petty, offensive tackle and Pittsfield High School senior, suffered cardiac arrest while attending football camp at Illinois State University […]

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Coroner’s Report: Swimmer Kenneth To’s Passing Ruled Sudden Cardiac Death

Three months after the sudden death of swimmer, Kenneth To, the Florida District 8 medical examiner has concluded Kenneth had  […]

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Mom says UCLA’s Shareef O’Neal ‘could’ve died’ from heart condition

Shareef O’Neal’s was born with a heart defect that went undetected until his school’s medical team discovered it during a […]

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High school football player dies after practice

15-year-old Terrance Allen collapsed in the locker room at Amite High School after football practice.  Read more…

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In Texas, it’ll be even easier to get your student-athletes a better heart test

New law gives all Texas high school athletes the ability to opt-in for getting an electrocardiogram as part of the […]

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Student athlete’s death puts Hillsborough Co. school athletic activities on hold

School district puts athletic activities on hold after the death of 14-year-old Hezekiah Walters during football conditioning drills at Middleton […]

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Gov. Wolf signs bill creating CPR curriculum for schools in Pa.

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed Act 7 into law, which will require the Department of Education to  provide a curriculum […]

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High school dance team member collapses, dies during summer workout

Elyse, a 17-year-old senior at Arabia Mountain High School collapsed while running during a workout.  Read more…

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Shoals Christian football player collapses during practice, taken to Birmingham hospital

Kenan, 14, collapsed while running sprints during football practice at Shoals Christian School.  A coach performed CPR until paramedics arrived. […]

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