Thursday, March 14, 2013 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—A little knowledge can be a lifesaving thing. Too often, people use “sudden cardiac arrest” and “heart attack” interchangeably, but they shouldn’t.
Monday, February 25, 2013 2:49 pm
The Arizona Athletic Trainer's Association recently announced the selection of Leah Oliver, of Mountain View High School, for the Hall of Fame.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 1:51 pm
Nov. 8, 2012, was a regular day for both Chuck Boreman and Golder Ranch Fire District Captain Steve Drury. While they did not know each other, a workout at a local gym would change that forever. That morning, Boreman experienced a sudden cardiac arrest, brought on by a clogged artery that he did not know he had. That is when Drury and a group of other off duty first responders came to his aid.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 3:00 am
Doctors, nurses and the medical staff at Oro Valley Hospital are
being credited for giving Mark Rusin a second chance at life.
Tuesday, August 11, 2009 11:00 pm
Each year, a minimum of 10 percent of MUSD staff at each school
is trained on using defibrillators.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, In preparation for the school year, Marana Unified School District speech pathologist Lauri Glasshoff and others at Rattlesnake Ridge Elementary School went through their annual CPR and defibrillator training late last month. Each year, a minimum of 10 percent of MUSD staff at each school is trained on using defibrillators.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Kathe Sudano, the director of health for the Marana Unified School District, shows a group of teachers and administrators at Rattlesnake Ridge Elementary School a protective sheet of plastic used when giving someone CPR.
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 11:00 pm
Training on heart-starting automated external defibrillators is
being conducted this week for staff in the Marana Unified School
Wednesday, January 21, 2009 12:00 am
Packing up a home and moving is never easy. Some equate the
emotional toll it wreaks to that of a death in the family. It is
exhausting, stressful and tiring in the extreme – which is why it
is almost easy to feel sorry for Vice President Dick Cheney putting
eight years of memories into carefully labeled cardboard boxes and
loading them onto a truck.
Tuesday, March 9, 2004 12:00 am
Once a month, 15 or 20 Sun City seniors go back to class to
learn how to save a life. Portable shock paddles are everywhere in
this retirement village, and 450 residents know how to use