(Facts from American Heart Association, updated April 2013)   Anyone can learn CPR – and everyone should!  Sadly, 70 percent of Americans may feel helpless to act during a cardiac emergency because they either do not know how to administer …

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Cardiovascular disease and cardiac arrest remove thousands of people from our midst yearly, and most of them do not have advanced heart disease.  Everyone that suffers a cardiac arrest requires quick CPR, and quick use of a AED (or defibrillator) …

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AHA Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Location:   Conference Room,  4046 Highway 154 Newnan  (Storage XXtra, AKA 4046 Sharpsburg McCullom Rd.) Address:  4046 Sharpsburg McCullom Rd.  (I-85 exit 51) 1/2 mile S of I-85. Date:  Monday, Dec. 30, 2013 Time:  …

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AEDs save lives.  A person that suffers cardiac arrest really needs chest compressions started within 2 minutes, and ideally, an AED used to shock the heart within 5 minutes.  Each minute that defivrillation is delayed reduces the CA victim’s chance …

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15-year-old student Devon Octave was without heartbeat for 7 minutes, after wrestling practice. The principal at his Hialeah, FL school, Rene Rovirosa, had taken a CPR class 6 days prior to his collapse, and performed CPR until EMT arrived with a …

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DEATH IN THE AIR: 16 yr old teen in wheelchair suffers cardiac arrest and dies during Delta flight shortly after takeoff  New York Daily News reports a 16-year-old boy who uses a wheelchair died half an hour into his first …

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Newnan CPR provides a service, but the challenge for us, and many other small businesses  –   is locating the people that might desire your service.  There are a few places to assist you to locate service providers.  I know …

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