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Experts urge AEDs for Europe’s sports arenas

More than 25% of Europe’s major sports arenas lacked AEDs. A study published last month in the European Heart Journal said that many European sports arenas are ill-equipped to deal with cardiac events that may strike spectators, players, or officials. Researchers surveyed 187 sports arenas in 10 countries that played host to 190 football (soccer) clubs. During the 2005-2006 […]

HeartReach Michiana puts 42 AEDs in Northern Indiana [VIDEO]

HeartReach Michiana has distributed 42 Powerheart automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to schools, churches, first responders, and community service groups in Northern Indiana. The distribution of Powerheart AED G3s was conducted in October, and WSBT TV was on hand to report it: HeartReach Michiana, founded in 2004, has been distributing AEDs in Michigan and Indiana for the past five […]