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Blacks More Likely to Die Suddenly From Cardiac Arrest, Study Finds - NBC News - NBCNews.com

Blacks More Likely to Die Suddenly From Cardiac Arrest, Study Finds - NBC News - NBCNews.com | News & Stories | Scoop.it
African-Americans are twice as likely as white to die from sudden cardiac arrest, and they are younger on average when it happens, too.
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Runner, 23, Dies of Sudden Cardiac Arrest During Pittsburgh Marathon | Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation

Runner, 23, Dies of Sudden Cardiac Arrest During Pittsburgh Marathon | Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation | News & Stories | Scoop.it
(Kyle Chase Johnson) Athlete's sudden death a tragic reminder that sudden cardiac arrest can happen to anyone, anywhere, anytime PITTSBURGH, PA--Just before heading to the starting line for the Pittsburgh Half Marathon on Sunday morning, Kyle Chase...
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National CPR-AED Awareness Week: 7 Things You Should Know About Sudden Cardiac Arrest | Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation

National CPR-AED Awareness Week: 7 Things You Should Know About Sudden Cardiac Arrest | Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation | News & Stories | Scoop.it
Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is a leading cause of death in the U.S., affecting about 326,200 people of all ages outside hospitals every day.
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Defibrillator Training: Because Sudden Cardiac Arrest Can Happen at Any Time

Defibrillator Training: Because Sudden Cardiac Arrest Can Happen at Any Time | News & Stories | Scoop.it
Defibrillator Training: Because Sudden Cardiac Arrest can happen at any time. Be prepared to save a life.
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Taiwanese teen resuscitated after sudden cardiac arrest|WantChinaTimes.com

Taiwanese teen resuscitated after sudden cardiac arrest|WantChinaTimes.com | News & Stories | Scoop.it
An eighth grader at Dacheng Junior High School in Puli, Nantou county, celebrated his birthday Monday after suffering a near-death experience caused by sudden cardiac arrest, with his mother thanking ...
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Seven Things Everyone Should Know About Sudden Cardiac Arrest, a Leading Cause of Death in the U.S. | Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation

Seven Things Everyone Should Know About Sudden Cardiac Arrest, a Leading Cause of Death in the U.S. | Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation | News & Stories | Scoop.it
The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation dispels common myths about sudden cardiac arrest and urges the public to learn CPR and how to use automated external defibrillators during the first week of June, National CPR-AED Awareness Week.  (OHCA Survival,...
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FLVS H.O.P.E (Module 6.04) Hands-Only CPR Video

FLVS H.O.P.E (Module 6.04) Hands-Only CPR Video.
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Three alarming facts about Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Three alarming facts about Sudden Cardiac Arrest | News & Stories | Scoop.it
Have you noticed that recently there is more in the news about people who have suffered Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA)?  I'm seeing an increase in awareness lately. The American Heart Association stat...
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Southold students get training in hands-only CPR - Suffolk Times

Southold students get training in hands-only CPR - Suffolk Times | News & Stories | Scoop.it
Members of the Southold Fire Department-American Heart Association Training Center taught Southold students what's called hands-only CPR this past week.
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Medical professor's innovation stars in new promo video for hands-only CPR - UHM News

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Pediatrics Emergency Medicine Professor Alson Inaba, MD, is helping the American Heart Association once again in its 2015 push to save lives.
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AHA Hands-Only CPR Video

Actor Ken Jeong, who also is a physician, lends some comedic relief to the AHA's new campaign. Video by American Heart Association.
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BBC Newsline | Facebook

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Should defibrillators be installed in every public building in Northern Ireland? It's a question that was discussed at today's Assembly. Our health...
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A cappella group keeps the beat in CPR video - News on Heart.org

A cappella group keeps the beat in CPR video - News on Heart.org | News & Stories | Scoop.it
A new video is capitalizing on the popularity of a cappella to help teach people how to perform Hands-Only CPR.
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Two simple steps to Hands-Only CPR « Medica Forsyth Imaging ...

Two simple steps to Hands-Only CPR « Medica Forsyth Imaging ... | News & Stories | Scoop.it
The American Heart Association's Hands-Only CPR can more than double a person's chances of surviving cardiac arrest. Learn the two simple steps of Hands-Only CPR http://www.handsonlycpr.org.
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Wales has 'lowest survival rate' from sudden cardiac arrest

Wales has 'lowest survival rate' from sudden cardiac arrest | News & Stories | Scoop.it
Wales has one of the lowest rates of survival from sudden cardiac arrest with nearly 8000 people dying unnecessarily each year.
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Why Sudden Cardiac Arrest Usually Occurs In The Morning

Why Sudden Cardiac Arrest Usually Occurs In The Morning | News & Stories | Scoop.it
Sudden cardiac arrest -- when your heart stops functioning because of an electrical disturbance, which can lead to death if not treated immediately with CPR or defibrillation...
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Learn Hands-Only CPR :: St. David's HealthCare

In a matter of minutes you can learn hands-only CPR. This entertaining cartoon will give you the simple steps that could literally be the matter of life and death.
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The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation Wants You To Know Seven Things About Sudden Cardiac Arrest & How You Can Help to Save A Life

The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation Wants You To Know Seven Things About Sudden Cardiac Arrest & How You Can Help to Save A Life | News & Stories | Scoop.it
RT @joshualesko: Learn the truths about sudden cardiac arrest: http://t.co/vdOAWe2Pqb #BecauseLifeHappens @LivesNeedSaving
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Sudden Cardiac Arrest vs Heart Attack - YouTube

They are two very different conditions caused by different factors, however a heart attack can lead to Sudden Cardiac Arrest. Most heart attacks are caused b...
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Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA)

Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) | News & Stories | Scoop.it
Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) occurs when the heart stops beating, abruptly and without warning. If this happens, blood stops flowing to the brain and other vital organs.
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SCA and Heart Attack: Understanding the Difference | Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation

SCA and Heart Attack: Understanding the Difference | Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation | News & Stories | Scoop.it
The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation is a Non-Profit organization dedicated toward increasing awareness about sudden cardiac arrest.
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Medical professor's innovation stars in new promo video for hands-only CPR - UH System Current News

Medical professor's innovation stars in new promo video for hands-only CPR - UH System Current News | News & Stories | Scoop.it
UH System Current News Medical professor's innovation stars in new promo video for hands-only CPR UH System Current News Pediatrics Emergency Medicine Professor Alson Inaba, MD, is helping the American Heart Association once again in its 2015 push...
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Hands-only CPR leads to 10 times more cardiac arrest saves

Hands-only CPR leads to 10 times more cardiac arrest saves | News & Stories | Scoop.it
Hands-only CPR leads to 10 times more cardiac arrest saves: Ore. dispatchers give 911 callers hands-only ... http://t.co/9sOyynWnPg #EMS
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Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survivor

Sudden cardiac arrest survivor, Michael, now has a defibrillator to help keep him active and healthy every day.
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Sudden Cardiac Arrest Training Video - Heart For Athletes

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Training Video - Heart For Athletes | News & Stories | Scoop.it
This is a great SCA Training Video by Simon's Fund that covers that causes of SCA, warning signs, and a what to do if a SCA occurs. All parents, coaches and athletes should be familiar with the warning signs of SCA and how ...
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