Survival of a sudden cardiac arrest doubles with the proper use of an automated external defibrillator (AED.) Locate your nearest AED in your workplace and learn how to use it so that you can be ready to help save a life! https://www.ishn.com/articles/108143-cardiac-arrest-survival-more-likely-with-aed-use
Come on down to The Palestra from 6-9pm for UPenn’s men’s basketball game and learn how to perform CPR for free! Take advantage; You may be the next person to save someone’s life!
As the incidence rate of sudden cardiac arrest rises, so should the awareness regarding SCA. Check out this informative site with statistics and preventative measures to keep a healthy heart! https://www.sca-aware.org/sca-news/aha-releases-latest-statistics-on-sudden-cardiac-arrest
Many people cannot differentiate between sudden cardiac arrest and a heart attack. Both can be deadly. Click the link below to get a better knowledge on both. There is also a brief video showing how to perform CPR! https://www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-attack/about-heart-attacks/heart-attack-or-sudden-cardiac-arrest-how-are-they-different
In honor of American Heart Month, this is the perfect time to schedule free CPR training! Remember, The Mobile CPR Project provides hands-only CPR training in under an hour! Check out this link for more info: http://newsroom.heart.org/events/february-american-heart-monthwomen-heart-disease