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'They Saved My Son's Life': Coaches Credited After Athlete Goes Into Cardiac Arrest

Aug 24, 2019

'They Saved My Son's Life': Coaches Credited After Athlete Goes Into Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of USA Today High School Sports - After a Georgia high school football player went into cardiac arrest on the field, the quick acting of coaches and the athletic trainer saved his life.

13-Year-Old Boy Dies After Collapsing on Local Football Field

Aug 15, 2019

13-Year-Old Boy Dies After Collapsing on Local Football Field

Courtesy of Pittsburgh's action news - A 13-year-old boy died Wednesday evening after collapsing on a Pittsburgh football field, according to public safety officials.

Clayton County High School Student Dies During Basketball Practice

Aug 14, 2019

Clayton County High School Student Dies During Basketball Practice

Courtesy of Fox 5 Atlanta - The family of a 16-year-old Elite Scholars Academy student is heartbroken over her sudden death on the track Tuesday.

Miss West Virginia shows campers with heart conditions that she's just like them

Jun 25, 2019

Miss West Virginia shows campers with heart conditions that she's just like them

Courtesy of abcnews via GMA - Miss West Virginia shows campers with heart conditions that she's just like them

Amite Community is Devastated After 15-Year-Old Football Player Collapsed During Practice

Jun 20, 2019

Amite Community is Devastated After 15-Year-Old Football Player Collapsed During Practice

Courtesy of KLFY - The Amite High School community is mourning after a teen football player collapsed and died following practice.

UCLA’s Stevie Wisz isn’t letting a heart condition stop her from enjoying life

Jun 17, 2019

UCLA’s Stevie Wisz isn’t letting a heart condition stop her from enjoying life

Courtesy of LATimes - It was a night to remember for UCLA softball outfielder Stevie Wisz.

Medical Examiner: Teen Who Collapsed During Football Drills was in Cardiac Arrest

Jun 13, 2019

Medical Examiner: Teen Who Collapsed During Football Drills was in Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of 10 news - Preliminary autopsy results revealed Hezekiah Walters had a temperature of 102.

22-Year-Old College Grad Collapses and Dies Before Finish of Her First Half Marathon

May 28, 2019

22-Year-Old College Grad Collapses and Dies Before Finish of Her First Half Marathon

Courtesy of Runner's World - After the tragedy at the Cleveland race, Ohio runners are using #RunforTaylor to keep Taylor Ceepo’s memory alive.

Extra Innings

May 22, 2019

Extra Innings

Courtesy of ESPN - Before the NCAA softball season, Stevie Wisz was told she needed heart surgery -- again. Instead, she's running the bases and scoring runs as UCLA goes for a national title.

After Losing Her Daughter, Mother Hopes to Make EKG Testing a Requirement for Student-Athletes Statewide

May 20, 2019

After Losing Her Daughter, Mother Hopes to Make EKG Testing a Requirement for Student-Athletes Statewide

Courtesy of First Coast News - “I couldn’t save my daughter, but I’d like to save somebody else’s.”

Clay County Parents Encouraging Student-Athlete Health Screenings Following Baseball Player's Heart Abnormality.

Apr 26, 2019

Clay County Parents Encouraging Student-Athlete Health Screenings Following Baseball Player's Heart Abnormality.

Courtesy of First Coast News - Saturday, when Jeff Brown's 14U Spartans take the field Donovan will be forced to sit and watch.

Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes

Mar 8, 2019

Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes

Courtesy of Health.mil - Sudden cardiac events can occur in seemingly healthy young people in their teens or twenties.

Student-Athlete Whose Heart Stopped Returning to Court

Feb 14, 2019

Student-Athlete Whose Heart Stopped Returning to Court

Courtesy of Wood TV - Luke Anhalt’s friends and family could very easily be grieving his death instead of celebrating his continued accomplishments at Calvary Christian School near Fruitport.

Student Athletes Shouldn’t Have to Suffer from Heat Stroke. Here’s What We Can Do About It.

Feb 12, 2019

Student Athletes Shouldn’t Have to Suffer from Heat Stroke. Here’s What We Can Do About It.

Courtesy of NJ.com - It almost happened again. Sudden cardiac arrest, a leading cause of death in American schools, almost stole another life of a student athlete.

Fifteen-Year-Old Basketballer Suffers Cardiac Arrest on Court

Feb 8, 2019

Fifteen-Year-Old Basketballer Suffers Cardiac Arrest on Court

Courtesy of 9 News - Josh was running back in defence while playing for the Aberfeldie Jetts and started to feel sick before collapsing.

Heart Screening Champion Debbie Wins Volunteering Award and PM Praise

Feb 7, 2019

Heart Screening Champion Debbie Wins Volunteering Award and PM Praise

Courtesy of Worthwich Guardian - Since the tragic loss of her son Aaron to an undetected heart defect aged 23, Debbie has raised more than £210,000 to fund screening days for 100 young adults at a time.

Nursing Students Save Man's Life in NLR

Feb 6, 2019

Nursing Students Save Man's Life in NLR

Courtesy of Kark - Two first-year nursing students saved a man’s life because they were able to quickly administer CPR and give other life-saving help in the crucial moments before paramedics arrived.

Boy, 8, Recovers Well after Collapsing on Cruise Headed Toward Bahamas

Feb 5, 2019

Boy, 8, Recovers Well after Collapsing on Cruise Headed Toward Bahamas

Courtesy of Local 10 - Relatives said Noah Anderson was having fun on a family cruise, enjoying his winter break away from school in Cincinnati, when, on the final night, things took a dramatic turn.

Pitchside Heart Test Saves Teen Footballer's Life

Feb 4, 2019

Pitchside Heart Test Saves Teen Footballer's Life

Courtesy of Evening Standard - A teenage footballer’s life was saved by a random pitchside medical test during a team training session.

Calling Lake Hockey Player Passes Away

Feb 1, 2019

Calling Lake Hockey Player Passes Away

Courtesy of Athabasca Advocate - "A great ambassador for his community," MacEwan University player Nakehko Lamothe passes away after game Jan. 25