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Can AEDs Survive The Winter?

Would you leave your laptop outside in the winter? How about your cell phone? Likely not, because we know that electronic devices cannot handle extreme cold. AEDs fall into the same category of electronic devices and, therefore, extra precautions must be taken during the winter months to protect them.  AEDs can survive the winter, but…

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Can (and Should) I Buy an AED for Home?

Can (and Should) I Buy an AED for Home? When we think of AEDs, we often think of them in public places. But did you know that it is just as important to install AEDs in the home? Automatic external defibrillators are life-saving devices that should be placed wherever people are – especially if they…

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Can Anyone Buy an AED?

Can Anyone Buy an AED in Canada? We have heard the staggering statistics many times. Each year, close to 45,000 Canadians will suffer from sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). According to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, having early access to cardiopulmonary resuscitation and an automated external defibrillator (AED) can increase the chances of survival by up…