Monthly Archives: November 2017

  • Here at defibshop, we’re always grateful for life-saving skills such as CPR; but there was one individual in particular who was truly thankful for the actions taken by the Good Samaritans during this holiday season.

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  • On May 5th 2016, Ashley Newman suffered a cardiac arrest during a dance rehearsal for The Chase Brock Experience. Ashley had been absent from dancing for a short while following completion of graduate school and was excited to be back performing. [...]

  • Thanksgiving Health Hacks

    Tis the season for indulgence and overeating…right? Wrong! Whilst the holidays are a great excuse to let a little loose and give in to the inescapable temptations, it also doesn’t mean you should throw caution to the wind and throw away all of your heart healthy hard work.

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  • Things to be Thankful For

    As Thanksgiving draws closer, here at defibshop HQ, we’ve been considering what we’re most thankful for. [...]

  • Illinois State Troopers were able to save the life of SCA victim Toni Klassy who suffered a cardiac arrest whilst travelling on the I-294 with daughter, Shawna Klassy. [...]

  • The College of New Jersey has plans to purchase 54 AEDs to provide the majority of buildings on campus with the life-saving equipment to protect both staff and students against sudden cardiac arrest (SCA).

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  • Despite being the number one killer on school campuses in the U.S, nothing can mentally prepare a teacher for when they have to treat one of their students for Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA). [...]

  • As we approach the final weeks of the year, we cast our minds back to the previous month of October, which took on, yet again the annual challenge of raising awareness of Sudden Cardiac Arrest and how we can overcome the challenges we face to help increase survival statistics against this condition. [...]