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...

August brings record number of schools signed and students tested by Wimbledon Health Partners for the year

September 1st, 2017|athletics, News & Events, Wimbledon Athletics|

August Brings Record Number of Schools Signed and Students Tested by Wimbledon Health Partners for the Year As the Read More...

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...

Korey Stringer Institute study shows schools need to do more to keep athletes safe

August 16th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA, Wimbledon Athletics|

The safety of student athletes is a top priority for schools, but a study by UConn’s Korey Stringer Institute shows improvements Read More...

Georgia Teen Dies from Cardiac Arrest during Soccer Practice

July 31st, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

Gwinnett teen dies after collapsing at club soccer practice by: Matt Johnson GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - Family and friends are heartbroken after a Read More...

Undiagnosed Cardiomyopathy Takes Life of Young Texas Basketball Player

July 28th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

Coach Remembers Star Player Who Collapsed from Heart Condition By Vanessa Brown News of John Lee's sudden death came as a shock Read More...

Attorney says “significant delay” in using AED on Star Ifeacho, who died from cardiomyopathy

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

There was a ‘significant delay’ in providing life-saving treatment for Dunbar player who died, attorney says BY VALARIE HONEYCUTT SPEARS vhoneycutt@herald-leader.com 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...

Wimbledon Health Partners Signs Record Number of New Schools to Test Student Athletes

June 12th, 2017|athletics, News & Events|

Wimbledon Health Partners Signs Record Number of New Schools to Test Student Athletes Wimbledon Health Partners signed up a record 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...

Monahans High School Sprinter Suffers Sudden Cardiac Arrest on the Track

April 12th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, Parents, SCA|

Monahans sprinter survives cardiac arrest www.cbs7.com MONAHANS -- Last Monday, a seemingly normal track and field practice at Monahan’s high ended Read More...

Study: Improved access to preventative care can lead to better cardiovascular health

April 5th, 2017|heart disease, News & Events|

Study: Improved access to preventative care can reduce heart attacks, strokes Apr 03, 2017 | Katherine Davis cardiovascularbusiness.com Improved access to preventive healthcare resources 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...

Laguna Beach Student Athlete Suffers Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Spanish Class

March 17th, 2017|athletics, News & Events, SCA|

Teacher’s Action Saves His Student lagunabeachindy.com As freshman Sam Tyrrell took his seat in his sixth-period Spanish 1 class at Laguna 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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