Marching Band Drummer in Texas Collapses in Sudden Cardiac Arrest

February 23rd, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

James Nicholson poses with those who came to his aid: nurse Julie Dowden, students Allyssa Lawrence and Sierra Flores, James’ mother, Joana Bustamante, Read More...

Soccer Player Back on the Field Following Heart Condition Diagnosis

February 23rd, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions|

Photo Source: Medical City Healthcare Doctors Detect Heart Problem in Youth Soccer Player By Bianca Castro One of the more common Read More...

NMU football player’s death is a reminder that heart conditions are often silent

February 21st, 2017|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, SCA|

After son's death, NMU athlete's family wants to prevent similar tragedies By Justin P. Hicks | jhicks3@mlive.com MARQUETTE, MI -- Anthony Read More...

University High School student suffers sudden cardiac arrest during basketball practice

February 20th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

Saved life pushes U High to raise funds for AED devices Julia Evelsizer jevelsizer@pantagraph.com NORMAL — A situation that could have Read More...

Managing a Heart Condition Begins with Knowledge

February 15th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, education, Wimbledon Athletics|

Managing a Heart Condition Begins with Knowledge Not every heart abnormality means a student athlete must stop all physical activity due Read More...

New Jersey Student Who Suffered Sudden Cardiac Arrest is Lucky to be Alive

February 9th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

From left to right: Students Emma Reedman, Sarah Magaldo and Andrew Zimmer. Reedman and Zimmer helped save Magaldo's life by administering CPR Read More...

Undiagnosed Cardiovascular Conditions Affect Young Lives Worldwide

February 6th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, education|

The sudden death gene dailymail.co.uk Hundreds of thousands of people are living with a faulty gene that puts them at risk Read More...

Jordan Moore, 15, Wants Schools to Test their Students, and She has Good Reason

February 1st, 2017|athletics, SCA, Wimbledon Athletics|

Jordan Moore—Following her Heart to Save Lives At only fifteen, Jordan Moore is wise beyond her years. Her passion for helping Read More...

A Missed Heart Appointment Leads to Sudden Cardiac Arrest

January 26th, 2017|athletics, Parents, SCA, Wimbledon Athletics|

A Missed Heart Appointment Leads to Sudden Cardiac Arrest Malik Allen, 14, of Chicago’s Luther North College Prep was playing basketball Read More...

States have made great moves to protect high school students and athletes from sudden cardiac death, but is it enough?

January 23rd, 2017|athletics, SCA, Wimbledon Athletics|

States have made great moves to protect high school students and athletes from sudden cardiac death, but is it enough? A Read More...

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy the Expected Cause of Death for Anthony Herbert

January 20th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

MARQUETTE, MI -- Anthony Herbert seemed like a healthy 20-year-old, right up until the moment he lost consciousness and died this week. Read More...

Enlarged Heart May Have Been Cause of Death for Northern Michigan University Football Player

January 18th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

Photo Credit: Northern Michigan University Northern Michigan University football player who died may have had enlarged heart, mom Read More...

High School Student in Utah Suffers Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Gym Class

January 16th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

School staff jumpstart student's heart after he suffers cardiac arrest DRAPER — As the old adage goes, when the time to act Read More...

It’s Basketball Season: Are Your Athletes Protected?

January 9th, 2017|athletics, SCA, Wimbledon Athletics|

With basketball season in full swing, it’s worth being reminded that basketball players have the highest risk of suffering sudden cardiac death due to Read More...

NJ High School Wrestler Suffers Sudden Cardiac Arrest on the Mat

January 6th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

N.J. High School Wrestler Recovering After Cardiac Arrest Thanks To Quick Thinking From Coaches LAKEWOOD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The right people with the right Read More...

Waunakee, WI Basketball Player Suffers SCA, Diagnosed with Heart Condition

January 5th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

Photo credit: Waunakee Tribune Michael Saxby (third from left) was revived after cardiac arrest by paramedics and an athletic trainer during a game Read More...

Dave Siebert, MD Gets it Right When it Comes to Cardiovascular Testing for Student Athletes

January 4th, 2017|athletics, education, SCA, Wimbledon Athletics|

Wimbledon Health Partners is Protecting America's Youth through Preventative Testing In this week’s BJSM blog, Dave Siebert, MD, Primary Care Sports Read More...

Gymnast Returns to Sport following Procedure to Repair Heart Condition

December 27th, 2016|athletics, News & Events|

Photo by Joe Lewnard, Daily Herald Des Plaines gymnast's heart defect discovered in time Eileen O. Daday Maine West High Read More...

Basketball Player in NC Collapses and Goes Into Sudden Cardiac Arrest

December 21st, 2016|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

Police officer, coach save teen who collapsed playing basketball By: Robin Kanady, Web staff CONCORD NC (FOX 46) - A basketball coach Read More...

St. Louis, MI Teen Collapses and Suffers Sudden Cardiac Arrest

December 21st, 2016|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

Police credit CPR, AED with saving student's life Brianna Owczarzak St, Louis, MI -- A 16-year-old high school student collapsed at basketball practice on Read More...

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