Warning Signs of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

We’ve all heard the warning signs for a heart attack. Pressure, tightness, pain that goes down the arm and into the neck or jaw, nausea, fatigue, shortness of breath. We also know that a heart attack and sudden cardiac arrest are not the same thing. To review, a heart attack usually occurs when the flow […]

Sudden Cardiac Arrest: Who is Most Affected?

We have learned from countless stories, that Sudden Cardiac Arrest can strike anyone at any time. Two-thirds of SCA deaths occur without prior indications of health issues, and this can happen to adults and children of all ages. However, these are a few of the signs and symptoms that you should not ignore. Medical/ Health […]

What is Sudden Cardiac Arrest?

If you’ve been on our blog before, you’ve heard us talk about Sudden Cardiac Arrest. Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) occurs when an electrical malfunction of the heart causes it to suddenly stop beating. This is usually caused by an abnormal heart rhythm called ventricular fibrillation (VF), in which the heart quivers and cannot effectively pump […]

October: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month

October. What comes to your mind when you think of this month? Pumpkins, apple picking, leaves changing colors, football, breast cancer awareness, trick-or-treating? What a popular month! October gets a lot of attention, but it’s not just for pumpkin spice lattes and pink ribbons. While we all agree breast cancer awareness is important (I wear […]

Updates from Coro Medical

It’s been an exciting quarter for Coro Medical!  To kick off the summer, the team celebrated by kayaking with family and friends down the Harpeth River. We also put our golf skills to the test and enjoyed some friendly competition at TopGolf in downtown Nashville. In addition, Cardiac Science East Region Sales Manager, Troy Pflugner, […]

AED Giveaway Winners

At AED.US, we’re committed to reducing the number of preventable Sudden Cardiac Arrest deaths by placing as many life-saving AEDs in our communities as possible. This is our mission, passion and duty. That’s why we created the weekly AED Giveaway!   “I work with a property management company and also involved with a lot of […]