Debbie Davies got off the plane in Las Vegas last Friday just looking for fun. But before she had even left the airport, she had pulled a man back from the brink of death. Click here to read more … [Read more...] about Woman saves man’s life in Las Vegas
Last week we featured in Stuff.co.nz small business section! The article is a great read and gives readers a bit more information on the origins and purpose behind Heart Saver NZ Ltd. … [Read more...] about A life saving business
Teen saves life AED Click on the link to view the news footage of the recent successful resuscitation of a gentleman using one of the AED's located within the Auckland International Airport. This young man's quick thinking and first aid knowledge, along with the application of the AED were instrumental in saving a life. … [Read more...] about AED used successfully at Auckland International Airport
Well respected New Zealand doctor, media personality and public speaker, Dr Frances Pitsilis, has published this wonderful blog in the 14.11.12 issue of the New Zealand Herald. Please click the following link to read Dr Pitsilis' advice on what do during a Cardiac Arrest emergency. Dr Pitsilis Blog 14.11.12 Have prepared would you be? … [Read more...] about Save A Life In An Emergency – Blog posted by Dr Frances Pitsilis in NZ Herald 14.11.2012
We have come across the following article published in a Men's Health Forum; it makes for some very interesting reading. Please ensure that you discuss this information with important Men in your life: Source: http://www.optimal-heart-health.com/triggers.html?goback=%2Egde_1242687_member_124141652 What Triggers Cardiac Arrest? It Differs For Men … [Read more...] about What Triggers Cardiac Arrest? It Differs For Men & Women
WHAT IS A SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST (SCA) In the simplest of terms, a sudden cardiac arrest, or SCA is when the heart suddenly, and with little forewarning, stops beating. Once the heart stops beating, blood cannot flow to the brain and other vital organs. If not treated immediately, sudden cardiac arrests are more often than not fatal. Did You … [Read more...] about What is a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA)?