Monthly Archives: September 2018

  • SCA is a leading cause of death in the US and sadly it does not discriminate, meaning that children can also experience a sudden cardiac arrest. Approximately 9,500 children and young people are affected by SCA annually with up to 95% of these victims losing their lives. [...]

  • National Preparedness Month

    September marks National Preparedness Month which is an initiative sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as part of the national Ready campaign.

    The theme for National Preparedness Month 2018 is ‘Disasters Happen. Prepare Now. Learn How’ as accidents can happen at any given time and place, often when we are least prepared. [...]

  • Fall is definitely in the air, the transition from Summer into Winter can be a time that affects people’s health.

    Flu viruses are most common during the fall and winter months. Flu is highly contagious and has been associated with an increased risk of heart attacks and strokes. [...]