Detroit Tigers’ Victor Martinez to undergo cardiac ablation to fix irregular heartbeat

September 7th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, News & Events|

Season over: Victor Martinez to have cardiac ablation procedure Chris McCosky, The Detroit News Detroit – The season is over for Read More...

Dylan’s Story: Why Preventative Cardiac Testing is Necessary

August 24th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, Parents, Wimbledon Athletics|

Dylan's Story By Becky Rose In October of 2013, Dylan came to me and told me he wasn’t feeling well. He was the quarterback Read More...

Enlarged heart caused Brush High School hockey player’s unexpected death

July 14th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, SCA|

Enlarged heart caused Brush High School hockey player's unexpected death, autopsy shows By Evan MacDonald, cleveland.com | emacdonald@cleveland.com SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio - The Brush Read More...

Nick Fairley’s heart condition takes him out for the season

June 29th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions|

Chris Singleton’s column: Fairley’s health is more important than football By Chris Singleton Staff Writer www.dailycomet.com New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Read More...

Mid-teen years may be a tipping point for cardiovascular health

June 28th, 2017|cardiovascular conditions, Healthy Living, News & Events|

If young people can get on top of weight issues before their mid-teen years, they will be less likely to face Read More...

Saints awaiting third opinion on Nick Fairley’s career-threatening heart condition

June 9th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, News & Events|

Saints awaiting third opinion on Nick Fairley's career-threatening heart condition BY JOSH KATZENSTEIN, NOLA.COM jkatzenstein@nola.com The Times-Picayune The New Orleans Saints are Read More...

Study confirms that competitive sports may be okay for many athletes with ICDs

June 7th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, News & Events|

Four-year follow-up confirms that participation in competitive sports may be okay for many athletes with implanted cardioverter defibrillators American Heart Association Rapid Access Journal Read More...

Former NBA player died of an enlarged heart, autopsy says

May 23rd, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, SCA|

Charles Shackleford died of an enlarged heart, autopsy says BY ABBIE BENNETT abennett@newsobserver.com Former N.C. State basketball standout Charles Shackleford died Read More...

Pulmonary Embolism Cause of Death for 13 Year Old in Pennsylvania

May 22nd, 2017|athletics, blood clots, cardiovascular conditions|

Photo Credit: wpxi.com Ringgold Middle School student dies suddenly wpxi.com WASHINGTON COUNTY, Pa. - A 13-year-old Ringgold Middle School student Read More...

Justin faced almost certain death from his heart abnormality had it not been discovered

May 12th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, Parents, Wimbledon Athletics|

Photo Courtesy of Lilly Corbett Justin Corbett will be able to play football someday because intuition and perseverance led to a Read More...

Major League Soccer Player Back on the Field following Heart Diagnosis

May 10th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions|

Toronto FC’s Drew Moor on field after heart scare Reds defender had an ablation to restore normal heart rhythm after irregular heartbeat Read More...

Student with Undiagnosed Long QT Survives Sudden Cardiac Arrest

May 10th, 2017|cardiovascular conditions, education, SCA|

Harcum student will graduate thanks to LM officers who saved her life A daughter is giving her mother a priceless Mother’s Read More...

Peripheral artery disease becoming more prevalent but quality of care needs improvement

May 5th, 2017|cardiovascular conditions, heart disease|

Quality of care for peripheral artery disease is low medicalxpress.com Less than half of individuals with peripheral artery disease, which is Read More...

AATS Consensus Statement brings renewed attention to #2 cause of sudden cardiac death in young athletes

April 21st, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, Wimbledon Athletics|

New recommendations for testing and treatment of anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery (AAOCA) published in the Journal of Thoracic Read More...

High School Baseball Player Pitches Again after Heart Condition causes Cardiac Arrest

April 17th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, SCA|

Photo Credit: ketv.com North senior shows determination to return to mound after cardiac arrest After a medical scare last August, Read More...

Safety precautions take pro athlete LaMarcus Aldridge out of the game indefinitely due to irregular heartbeat

March 13th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, News & Events|

San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge will be out of the game indefinitely due to a minor heart arrhythmia, according to the San Read More...

Ohio high school student athlete plays again after heart condition treated

March 3rd, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, SCA|

Photo Credit: Peyton Neely, The Marrietta Times Frontier teen copes with heart condition Peyton Neely, Marietta Times NEW MATAMORAS–Frontier High School 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...

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...

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association founder Lisa Salberg gets new heart

February 10th, 2017|cardiovascular conditions, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, News & Events|

Heart transplant recipient likes the new silence Matt Fagan , Staff writer Heart advocacy group founder gets a new heart The silence was the Read More...

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