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Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survivor Donates Defibrillator to Disabled Riders after Beating All Odds at Racing Track

Donation is part of Forward Hearts program which celebrates lives saved with HeartSine Automated External Defibrillators

Mr. Khoo Teng Guang of Singapore will donate a HeartSine® Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to a local nonprofit after beating the odds when he survived a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) at the Singapore Turf Club.

The lifesaving AED to be donated …

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October is Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month

October is Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month, so please join us in spreading the word about the serious implications of Sudden Cardiac Arrest!

What is Sudden Cardiac Arrest? Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is a malfunction of the heart’s electrical system, which causes it suddenly and unexpectedly to begin to beat rapidly, then erratically, and finally to stop altogether. When this …

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HeartSine Sponsors First Northern Ireland First Responder Group Located in the South of the Province

HeartSine® Technologies is pleased to be the official sponsor of the Crossmaglen First Responders, Northern Ireland’s first community first responder group in the south of the province and the sixth in Northern Ireland, which will provide emergency services care in and around Crossmaglen and South Armagh area.

Crossmaglen First Responders include 15 registered volunteers who have been certified in basic …

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HeartSine Defibrillator Saves Life of Australian Tourist

An Australian tourist visiting Cornwall nearly died after suffering a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) at The Land’s End Hotel.

The tourist collapsed without notice at the hotel’s entrance as he suffered a SCA. Fortunately, thanks to effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the immediate use of an on-site HeartSine samaritan® PAD Automated External Defibrillator (AED), the Australian’s life was saved.

In …

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Bowling Club Installs AED After Near Sudden Cardiac Death

Porthleven Bowling Club in Cornwall is now equipped with a lifesaving HeartSine samaritan® PAD Automated External Defibrillator (AED), just months after the club’s groundsman suffered a near fatal Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) on the club’s premises.

Groundsman Mike Rutter’s SCA unexpectedly took place on the Bowling Club’s green field. Fortunately, due to the quick thinking of two members that immediately …

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Could the Pope Give You a Heart Attack?

That’s the question one writer asks when reporting about Tinicum Township’s recent news of equipping the municipality (home to a large portion of Philadelphia International Airport) with 10 lifesaving HeartSine samaritan® PAD 350P Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in preparation for Pope Francis’ visit to the Philadelphia, PA area on September 26-27, 2015.

The AEDs will protect the township’s 4,000 citizens …