Tag Archives: Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes Foundation

Abbots Langley school receives life-saving equipment

Wayne Pope died suddenly just 10 days after his 30th birthday. A heart defibrillator could have saved his life. Now that vital piece of equipment has been presented to an Abbots Langley (UK) primary school to ensure that its staff and pupils could be saved in similar circumstances. Wayne died from Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome (SADS), a rare […]

Josh Miller HEARTS Act | House sends to Senate bill to fund AEDs for schools

Josh Miller HEARTS Act: Nearly nine years ago, 15-year-old sophomore Josh Miller died after collapsing from sudden cardiac arrest during the final game of the 2000 football season at his high school in Barberton, Ohio. Prompt defibrillation is the only known treatment for sudden cardiac arrest, but in Josh’s case, potentially life-saving care was delayed because there […]