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Gervais staffer performs CPR to help save eighth-grade girl

14-year-old Alison collapsed after physical education class. School staff found her unresponsive and at first thought she was having an […]

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CPR/AED Awareness Week: Do you know the Cardiac Chain of Survival?

When it comes to Sudden Cardiac Arrest, every second counts. Immediate response from bystanders can mean the difference between a […]

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Brevard schools now require ECG heart tests for all student athletes

Effective this summer, all Brevard County Public Schools students from seventh to 12th grade who want to participate in sports […]

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Multiple Organizations Unite for National CPR-AED Awareness Week, June 1-7, Urging the Public to ‘Call-Push-Shock’

Call-Push-Shock, is a growing national movement that aims to curb the public health crisis of sudden cardiac arrest, which kills […]

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‘Parents assume sports physical is enough.’ How to prevent cardiac arrest in young athletes

Early detection is vital to protecting young hearts from sudden cardiac arrest and death. Read more…

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Don’t Just Check the Box: Awareness of SCA in Youths

What if your child collapsed on the playing field from an instance of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA)? What if you […]

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Meridian boy dies suddenly; baseball community rallies around his family

An 8 year-old Idaho boy loved to play baseball.  A congenital heart condition nobody knew he had was the cause […]

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Woman, 22, dies in Cleveland Marathon; soccer player was graduate of St. V-M and Walsh University

Taylor Ceepo, 22, collapsed just a quarter-mile from the finish line of the Cleveland Marathon. Read more…

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Study Finds That Sudden Death in Middle School Age Student Athletes Most Common While Playing Basketball

According to a study published in NATA’s Journal of Athletic Training, sudden cardiac death (SCD) accounted for 76% of the […]

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Dana Hills High student is alive, thanks to mom whose daughter died after cross-country meet

Since losing her 14 year-old daughter, Gail Myers has been partnering with Heartfelt Cardiac Projects to bring annual heart screenings […]

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