CPR

Man Survives Heart Attack Thanks to Quick CPR and On-Site AED

Posted by on February 21, 2019 at 12:23 pm

The importance of early CPR and an on-site AED can be the difference between life and death in an emergency. Recently, both emergency training tactics were used in Pineville, North Carolina to save a man’s life. Emergency Preparedness Saves a Life On February 12th, a North Carolina hockey player, Jib Street, collapsed on the ice […]

Scotland Totes a New “CPR Anthem” to Raise Awareness

Posted by on March 25, 2018 at 7:09 pm

A new film is circulating in Scotland urging people to perform CPR to the beat the Proclaimers song “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)”. It features tv presenter Carole Smillie and was created in partnership with Save a Life for Scotland. In the video, shared below, Smillie demonstrates CPR in a garden while singing along to […]

AHA President Recovering from Heart Attack

Posted by on November 17, 2017 at 11:38 am

During the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions in Anaheim, CA, AHA President John Turner suffered a minor heart attack. Warner, who is also CEO of UT Southwestern University Hospitals in Dallas, was recipient of a stent to open a clogged artery at a local hospital. Thankfully, the AHA reports that Warner is recovering well with his […]