Tag Archives: Rachel Moyer

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 […]

School AED: Pennsylvania school receives AED donation: Cardiac Science for the week of Jan. 18

School AED: Pennsylvania school receives AED donation Parent Heart Watch and Cardiac Science joined forces this month to donate an Powerheart G3 automated external defibrillator (AED) to the Hershey Christian School in Pennsylvania. Students at the school include a ninth grader with a heart condition that causes an abnormally rapid heartbeat. “Unless people are prepared, there […]

Health sciences school in Hawaii gets AED

AEDs in schools: When the Greg Moyer Fund decided to donated an AED to a high school on Oahu, their choice was Kalani High. That’s because Kalani has the Kalani High School Health Academy, a preparatory program for students interested medical careers. Rachel Moyer of the Moyer Fund presented the Cardiac Science Powerheart G3 AED to the academy students […]

$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 […]