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How to Dispose of an AED… Properly

Have you ever been curious about how to dispose of an AED?    If you’ve ever had to get rid of an automated external defibrillator due to damage, expiry, or you’ve simply purchased a new one, then this question has likely crossed your mind.   When an AED is no longer needed, it must be…

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No Tricks: Family Tips for a Safe Halloween

It’s that fabulously frightening time of year again!   Halloween can be a lot of fun for kids, but it’s important for parents to take some precautions to ensure that their little ones are safe during this spooky holiday.    So before you let your guys and ghouls out trick-or-treating, be sure to read our…

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The BEST AED Locations for Quick & Easy Access

AEDs, or automated external defibrillators, are life-saving devices that can be used in the event of an emergency to shock a person’s heart back into a normal rhythm. AEDs are becoming increasingly common in public places, and for good reason…    They save lives.   When someone suffers a sudden cardiac arrest, being near an…

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Cardiac Arrest Recovery & Returning Home

Sudden cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in the United States and Canada.    When someone suffers cardiac arrest, their heart stops beating, and they can no longer breathe effectively.    If cardiac arrest is not treated within minutes, the person will die.   Fortunately, cardiac arrest is reversible if it is treated…