Articles for Tag: "sudden cardiac arrest"

Teen athlete’s sudden death spotlights need for screenings  Featured
Teen athlete’s sudden death spotlights need for screenings
Learn more about how one program is working to prevent tragedies like this.
Major milestone for thousands of Chicago’s young athletes  Featured
Major milestone for thousands of Chicago’s young athletes
Young Hearts for Life to screen its 100,000th student this month.
Keeping young hearts safe  Featured
Keeping young hearts safe
Cardiologists bring EKG screenings to high schools to prevent sudden death in student athletes.
More proof automated external defibrillators save lives 
More proof automated external defibrillators save lives
New research says it’s critical for non-traditional exercise facilities to have automated external defibrillators on hand.
Protect your heart before you play 
Protect your heart before you play
Each week in the United States, sudden cardiac arrest claims the lives of up to 2,000 young adults. And many parents don’t even know their children are at risk.