Written by Leigh

Our Favorite Heart-Healthy Meals

In celebration of American Heart Month, we have pulled together a few of our favorite heart-healthy meal options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Breakfast- Most of us have busy lives starting first thing in the morning. And unfortunately, we don’t have time for a sit-down meal for breakfast. Here are some great breakfast options to […]

AED INFO, Written by Leigh

What to do in a Sudden Cardiac Arrest Event

What would you do if you walked in and found a co-worker, lying unconscious one day at work? What would you do if you saw a child fall to the ground, and become unresponsive, in the middle of playing a game of basketball? Would you know what steps to take to help them? CPR, or […]

AED INFO, Written by Leigh

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 […]

AED INFO, Written by Leigh

How prepared are you to save a life with your AED?

Do you know when your pads and batteries expire? What was the most recent self-check status of your AED? Which members of your staff are trained in CPR and AED use? And when do they need to renew their certifications? Have your local EMS been notified of your AED and location? Do you have the […]

AED INFO, Written by Leigh

3 Key Pieces in Understanding AEDs

Sudden Cardiac Arrest is the leading cause of death in the U.S. and in the workplace today, but with basic training you can be ready in the in event that someone has Sudden Cardiac Arrest near you. What are the signs of Sudden Cardiac Arrest? If someone is having SCA, you may see him or […]

AED INFO, Written by Leigh

The New Physio-Control LIFEPAK CR2: Connected, Convenient, Complete System of Care

Physio-Control unveiled the newest addition to their LIFEPAK AED, or Automated External Defibrillator, lineup in Europe back in November 2016, coupling the best features in design and technology from past models to create the LIFEPAK CR2 Defibrillator. These are now available in the U.S. In the event of Sudden Cardiac Arrest, the faster the response […]

AED INFO, Written by Leigh

10 US Cities Approved for Drones Delivering AEDs

Emergency Medical personnel have only up to 10 minutes to reach a victim, administer CPR, and the shock of an automated external defibrillator (AED) to try and save the life of a Cardiac Arrest victim.  When seconds count, waiting for an ambulance to arrive may not be the most reliable and rapid means of reaching […]

Defibrillators, Written by Leigh