How to Respond to an Emergency

If you witnessed an accident or medical emergency such as someone choking or collapsing, would you know how to react? Would you know the steps to respond? The average response time for trained emergency responders to arrive is 9mins, but response time in rural areas can often take up to 30mins or more. Knowing how to respond when the situation …

5 First Aid Life Hacks Everyone Should Know

Chances are you’ve endured the irritation of a bug bite and fought to find relief. Or painstakingly tried to remove a splinter and thought “There has to be a better way!”  You were right. There is. Check our top 5 favorite First Aid Life Hacks below and better care for yourself, your loved ones, and friends.  1. Heal your bug …

How to respond to a sudden cardiac arrest

How to Respond to a Sudden Cardiac Arrest Emergency

When you find someone who has collapsed and is unresponsive, chances are they have experienced a sudden cardiac arrest. Responding to this crisis can be done by remembering these three words: Call. Push. Shock. First, call 911, then immediately begin hard and fast chest compressions (CPR), and, if available, use an AED to determine if the person requires a shock …

What’s the Difference Between A Heart Attack & Cardiac Arrest?

Your heart is one of the most vital organs in the body. And yet, most people know little about the conditions that impact the efficiency of this organ. Oftentimes two of the leading heart fatalities are confused for each other, causing panic in a crisis situation.   Heart Attacks & Cardiac Arrest. Two very different medical events, yet often used …

5 easy ways you can champion the Sudden Cardiac Arrest cause

5 Ways To Champion The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Cause | #WhyItMatters

Eighteen names. Eighteen lives forever changed. One medical crisis between them. A choice to make. As we come to the close of our #WhyItMatters series, we are so humbled and honored to have the opportunity to share these unique stories with you of why the Sudden Cardiac Arrest crisis matters through our foundation features. Each story has placed a name …