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#FromThe Heart – Local Nurse Never Imagined She Would Save a Child’s Life at Her Son’s Hockey Game

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#FromThe Heart - Local Nurse Never Imagined She Would Save a Child's Life at Her Son's Hockey Game Saving a life is truly an exceptional act. A person’s life is in danger and through the kindness and assistance of friends, family, or the strangers nearby, they can be saved. At First Edition, we applaud those...

DONATION: Project Brock

Project Brock - Brock's Law If you have not already heard, Project Brock is a foundation started by Kim Ruether, mother of Brock Ruether, with a mission to bring AED and cardiac arrest awareness and education to schools. You can read Brock's full heartbreaking story and how it sparked a movement towards Heart Safe Schools...

News: Philips Guiding Cancer Care

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We are so excited about this news. Any improvements to cancer care certainly deserves its place on our blog. Philips is such a great company with their technology in so many different fields it is amazing to see them really focusing areas as important to this. Advancements and focus like this reassures us that we...

NEWS: 2 Lives Saved in Saskatoon

Great news! Two lives were saved yesterday because of some quick thinking and the use of defibrillators - one was a Philips heartstart AED. This is just another example of why AED's are so important in arenas and other sport centers. Luckily for Canada, Steven Harper has approved the integration of defibrillators into every arena...

GREAT NEWS! Philips defibrillator used to save mans life in Edmonton Airport.

CBC News http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/flight-crew-use-defibrillator-to-save-edmonton-man-at-airport-1.2462445   "Two airline crew members used a public defibrillator to save a passenger whose heart stopped at Edmonton International Airport on Wednesday. The man collapsed around 3:45 p.m. after walking off a plane that had just arrived from Arizona. WestJet flight attendant Guy Fournier heard an alarm in the U.S. arrivals area and noticed...
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