CPR

Young Swimmer Survives After Not Taking Breath for 25 Minutes

Posted by on September 19, 2016 at 10:44 am

An eleven-year-old at a swimming lesson was recently saved by class lifeguards, who noticed the boy had fallen unconscious and rescued him from the water. Cade Ewington had suffered cardiac arrest, leaving him face down in the water. After being pulled to safety, paramedics had difficulty restarting his heart and Cade actually didn’t take a […]

Our CPR Training Helps Periodontist Save Choking Victim

Posted by on August 24, 2016 at 12:02 pm

Often as we enter a customer’s office we are greeted with a story of how a skill we taught them was put into practice to save a life. This is what happened when one of our instructors showed up to Dr. Cyril Evian’s office to provide CPR training recently. Dr. Evian relayed that just a couple of weeks […]

Men at Higher Risk for Cardiac Arrest Deaths

Posted by on July 29, 2016 at 11:55 am

New data from the Journal of the American Heart Association shows that men could be at a much higher risk than women for death due to sudden cardiac arrest. The study found that one in nine men face this type of death, while women’s risk is closer to one in 30. “These numbers should raise […]