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Sudden Cardiac Arrest: Do you know the facts?
Sudden Cardiac Arrest: Do you know the facts?
Cardiac arrest can come on suddenly. The heart unexpectedly and abruptly stops beating properly when the heart’s electrical system malfunctions.
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Someone collapses from sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). Do you know what to do?
Do you know what to do?
It’s scary to see someone suddenly collapse. But that is exactly what happens when sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) strikes. The witness could be you. But would you know what to do?
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Celebrate American Heart Month this February
Celebrate American Heart Month this February
On December 30, 1963, President Lyndon B. Johnson declared February American Heart Month, recognizing that heart disease was the leading cause of death for both men and women in the U.S.
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Sudden cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death in the US each year.

Take these simple steps to ensure you’re prepared for an emergency.

Learn the history behind Heart Month.

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February is American Heart Month
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States.