If you can remember back to Dec. 1963 (I think I was crawling then) – Pres. Lyndon Johnson named February 1964 as the first “American Heart Month” in the U.S.   A month to look at the #1 killer of men …

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Learn CPR on Halloween Day (twice) We’re not trying to confuse anyone, but we’re having two big events the same day, both in Newnan, and both on Halloween Day. First, at UWG-Newnan, we’re having a Halloween CPR (BLS) certification class, which costs …

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5 classes in one day, at one location  (Sat.  July 12, 2014) Let’s say you need some type of training, like First Aid or CPR, or Healthcare Provider CPR – but the class you need isn’t the class offered?  At …

Newnan CPR Training – “Cafeteria Style” Read more »

Experts believe chest-compressions only are easy enough to learn by most folks in 10 minutes or less.  That’s one of the reasons that  “Hands-Only CPR” has gotten so much support.  That’s also why we try to have “Sidewalk CPR”, just …

Unconscous Lady saved on flight using “Video CPR” Read more »

There is a forecast wintry mix of snow, sleet, and some freezing rain forecast for the Atlanta area for Feb. 11 through Feb. 13.        The Newnan CPR “Free Family & Friends CPR” for Fayetteville, GA is still …

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Since it’s now February, it is American Heart Month.  I haven’t seen a “Presidential Proclamation” of such, but the American Heart Association is proceeding – urging all Americans to focus some time on the problem of cardiovascular disease in this …

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The month of February, for the last 10 years, has been designated by our President as “American Heart Month”. We’re sure it will happen this year, also, as cardiovascular disease is the #1 killer of Americans.  More men (and women) …

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Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in our country, for men and for women (little known fact). Here’s another shocking fact for women – 8 times more women die from heart disease than from breast cancer. While we’re …

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(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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AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers Location: Univ. of West GA (Newnan Center) Address: 7 Solar Circle Newnan, GA 30263 (that’s in Shenandoah Industrial Park) – On Amlajack Blvd., 1 mile North of Bullsboro Dr. (I-85 exit 47).   Date: Friday, Jan. …

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Walter Watts has a great “save” story, from a healthy college kid helping a professor grade papers.  The video has a manufacturers slant since Walter has become a spokesman for Zoll since he was shocked back to life.  Zoll does …

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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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AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers Location:  Conference Room,  4046 Highway. 154  Newnan (just S of I-85 exit 51 (Storage XXtra) Date: Friday, Nov. 29, 2013  (that is Black Friday – get your shopping done early!). Time:  10:00 am – 1:30 …

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