• On December 27th 2017, a 17-year-old Blind Brook High School Basketball player Jordan Schoen went into sudden cardiac arrest during a game against Pelham. With 1:31 left in the first quarter of the game, the 17-year-old began to collapse backwards, hitting his head as a result. He then suffered a seizure which caused him to go into cardiac arrest. [...]

  • 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. [...]

  • SCA in Sports Statistics

    Sudden Cardiac Arrest is a condition which can affect anyone at any time. Even athletes who are at the peak of their physical health have an increased risk of suffering a cardiac arrest due to the heightened stress put on their heart during strenuous activity. [...]

  • The results of a survey lasting 18-years have concluded that survival from SCA reached 93% in Sports and Fitness centers equipped with an AED. [...]

  • The safety of children is the main concern of any parent; and when training in sports, you want to know that your child is in an environment which is safe and well-prepared for any potential occurrences which may see a student requiring medical attention. [...]