Fear of Sudden Cardiac Arrest, Get CPR/AED Certification Today

Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is a state in which the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops beating. If this happens, blood stops flowing to the brain and other vital organs. In addition, if the heartbeat is not restored with an electrical shock immediately, death follows within minutes. SCA accounts for more than 350,000 deaths in the … Read more

Young children are becoming more active in learning CPR in United States

There are many things an adult should be aware of, and CPR, or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, is one of them. In fact, it has been found that the average 13 year is taught CPR procedures in high school or at gym, while many adults remain sadly unaware of how to administer it. In many states in … Read more

Heading towards compulsory CPR training

As different subjects like Science and Mathematics are taught in high schools so there must be some credit hours for CPR, it will be beneficial for the students. Having knowledge of CPR will enable them tackle with a cardiac emergency. Most of the heart attack cases occur outside or away from the hospitals in that … Read more

AED Training: What Is It And How Does It Work?

You must be wondering what AED stands for. AED is automated external defibrillator which is a device used for giving first aid to heart patients. Wikipedia defines the AED as: “A portable electronic device that automatically diagnoses the potentially life threatening cardiac arrhythmia’s of ventricular fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia in a patient,[1] and is able to treat … Read more