Heart Testing at University of Kansas Likely Saves Athlete’s Life: HCM Diagnosis

August 31st, 2017|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, News & Events|

Heart screening on top recruit ‘probably saved his life,’ KU football coach says BY JESSE NEWELL jnewell@kcstar.com LAWRENCE - Kansas football Read More...

19-Year-Old Dancer with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Continues his Passion

July 21st, 2017|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy|

Chandler dancer risks his life for every dance practice as his parents wait with a heart machine Ozzy Mora, KPNX As Read More...

Undiagnosed Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Nearly Took Her Life Two Years Ago

May 11th, 2017|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, SCA|

Kathryn Henry, a sophomore at Tantasqua Regional High School from Palmer, is shown with school nurse Jackie Berube and math teacher Keith Ventimiglia Read More...

Bethel Mom’s Heart-Testing Crusade: ‘Life Is Why, Mike Is Why’

April 4th, 2017|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, SCA|

Bethel Mom's Heart-Testing Crusade: 'Life Is Why, Mike Is Why' Tom Renner, newtown.dailyvoice.com BETHEL, Conn. — A fairly simple test could Read More...

Good news for athletes with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy! Moderate exercise may help

March 20th, 2017|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, News & Events|

Study shows moderate exercise may aid HCM patients www.upi.com March 17 (UPI) -- Research suggests a change in current treatment guidelines for Read More...

March Madness begins this week; how many players are taking the court with an undetected heart condition?

March 14th, 2017|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, SCA, Wimbledon Athletics|

Basketball Players have the Highest Incidence of Sports-Related Sudden Cardiac Death in the United States March Madness is an exciting time of 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...

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...

Kenneth Johns’ Second Chance at Life after Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Diagnosis

September 30th, 2016|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Wimbledon Athletics|

Kenneth Johns’ Second Chance at Life after Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Diagnosis “This is your second chance at life, son. Use it wisely.” Read More...

Diagnosed with Two Heart Conditions and Excelling on the Golf Course

September 7th, 2016|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, News & Events, SCA|

Mitchell Shows Heart of Champion By JARROD ULREYWednesday September 7, 2016 8:20 AM Already a veteran of two Division I state Read More...

Heart Condition Ends Football Career

September 6th, 2016|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, News & Events, SCA|

Heart Condition Ends Football Career SPARTANBURG, S.C. – On Saturday, Wofford linebacker Michael Roach was released from Cookeville Regional Medical Center Read More...

Deadly Heart Condition Leads to Teens’ Crusade to Proactively Test Young Athletes

September 1st, 2016|athletics, education, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Parents, Wimbledon Athletics|

Kate and Kooper Horton Deadly Heart Condition Leads to Teens' Crusade to Proactively Test Young Athletes Growing up in small-town Read More...

Student Athlete Dies In His Sleep from Natural Causes Due to an Enlarged Heart

August 4th, 2016|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, News & Events, SCA|

Student Athlete Dies In His Sleep from Natural Causes Due to an Enlarged Heart SAN ANTONIO -- Many are grieving after Read More...

Raising Awareness of Sudden Cardiac Arrest and HCM is Key in Saving the Lives of Young Athletes

August 2nd, 2016|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, News & Events, SCA|

Five years, three months and 28 days. It is a small window in which to try and heal from tragedy. It is Read More...

Student Survives Sudden Cardiac Arrest; Diagnosed With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

June 10th, 2016|athletics, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, News & Events, SCA|

High school student Kayla Apodaca collapsed in the halls of her school three weeks ago and went into sudden cardiac arrest. Fortunately, two school Read More...

No Symptoms. Clean Sports Physicals. Yet Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Almost Took His Life.

April 8th, 2016|athletics, education, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Parents, SCA, Wimbledon Athletics|

Mrs. Johns is forever grateful for the testing Wimbledon Athletics performed to discover her son’s condition and possibly saving his life. Read More...

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