Tag Archives: Parent Heart Watch

Foundation offers heart screening event at Kansas State University

Poster at the Anthony Bates Foundation heart screening event at KSU

The Anthony Bates Foundation held a heart screening event at Kansas State University on Sept. 11, providing exams for close to 300 college athletes, student athletes from area high schools, and other community members. The event at the K-State Alumni Center is one of dozens organized by the Anthony Bates Foundation, which has a goal […]

AEDs protect the Special Olympics: Cardiac Science for the week of July 26

Heart Safe news: Our weekly update on what’s happening in the world of heart safety and noninvasive cardiology Cardiac Science donates AEDs for national Special Olympics Cardiac Science donated the Powerheart AEDs for the 2010 Special Olympics in Lincoln, Nebraska. The Special Olympics USA National Games took place in Lincoln, Nebraska, last week and Cardiac Science […]

$1 million donation for AEDs in Canada: Cardiac Science for the week of June 1

Our weekly update on news in the world of heart safety and noninvasive cardiology SCA survivors make the case for AEDs When 17-year-old Curtis Rosenau (pictured) went into cardiac arrest on the basketball court two years ago, he was fortunate. There was an automated external defibrillator (AED) available, and rescuers used it to re-start his heartbeat. The Edmonton teenager, […]

NBA star Ryan Gomes’ response to Stanley Myers’ SCA death

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Ryan Gomes lost his teammate Stanley Myers to sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). Gomes created Hoops for Heart Health to prevent young athletes from a similar fate. Gomes donated an automated external defibrillator (AED) to gyms in 12 cities on the Timberwolves’ 2007 – 2008 season schedule, and is not stopping there. In this video from ESPN […]