Tag Archives: Heart Disease

“I would like to help stop heart disease.” – Bailey, Evergreen Elementary

Here at Cardiac Science, we always appreciate hearing from the community. The following letter was sent to us by a local elementary-school student named Bailey. Because the future of cardiac health rests in the hands of our children, we must remember to nurture their aspirations. One day, perhaps in the not-too-distant future, they will produce […]

Hong Kong hotel celebrates AED save

The Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong got together on May 6 to celebrate the guest’s life they saved a month earlier. Staff involved in the rescue received pins proclaiming, “I helped save someone’s life.” A retired couple and their two adult children, had just arrived in Hong Kong, their first stop on a month-long Asian […]

Top German Football Club Chooses Cardiac Science Defibrillators [VIDEO]

German football club, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, has now taken precautions against possible instances of sudden cardiac arrest by ensuring its members have quick access to Cardiac Science Powerheart defibrillators. On the initiative of team doctor, Dr. Karl-Heinrich Dittmar, the Cardiac Science Powerheart defibrillators were purchased. Standing next to the new AED, Dr. Dittmar explains, “This is the Powerheart […]

Congratulations UK Motorsport: AED registration leads to free iPod

Darlington Motor Club Rescue Units Congratulations to Chris Gibson for winning a free iPod by registering hisPowerheart AED G3 Prowith Cardiac Science. Chris was kind enough to grant us an interview, so we talked to him about what prompted his AED purchase and why he chose the Powerheart G3 Pro over its competitors. Cardiac Science: What motivated you to […]

Close proximity to AED saves principal’s life

Susan Howard, principal of Lowell Elementary School in Indianapolis, is alive today because her colleagues had quick access to an automated external defibrillator (AED). Howard, 58, collapsed during a staff meeting on Wednesday morning. When co-workers rushed to her aid, Howard was unresponsive. Her colleagues could not detect a pulse. AED unit at Lowell Elementary School Two […]