October 28, 2014

Miracle’ at Barry Park: For Syracuse teacher at desperate moment, training saves a child’s life

With a child’s life in the balance, doctors say Ted Straub, a teacher and soccer coach in Syracuse, did everything exactly right: He responded with emergency […]
September 15, 2014

North Merrick school nurse, lauded as lifesaver of stricken aide

Mari Titterton, North Merrick school nurse, lauded as lifesaver of stricken aide September 12, 2014 by AGATA MICHALAK / agata.michalak@newsday.com North Merrick district officials are praising […]
July 28, 2014

Hoops Game Turns Life-and-Death

More Sharing Services Share on printShare on emailShare on twitterShare on facebook Hoops Game Turns Life-and-Death For three of the heart attack victim’s rescuers it was […]
March 23, 2014

Quick action by EMTs save Riverhead teacher’s life at ‘Crazy Sports Night’ event

Friday, March 21 2014 11:06 pm by Denise Civiletti Quick action by EMTs saved the life of a Riverhead teacher who collapsed in cardiac arrest after […]
March 6, 2014

IHC player ‘critical’ after collapsing at basketball game

PUBLISHED: THURSDAY, MARCH 6, 2014 AT 12:30 AM ARTICLE OPTIONS A A PHILADELPHIA — An Immaculate Heart Central School basketball player is in critical condition after […]
February 17, 2014

NYS Athletic Trainers’ Association Partners with Parent Heart Watch

NYS Athletic Trainers’ Association Partners with Parent Heart Watch The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) is pleased to endorse Parent Heart Watch (PHW), a […]
December 8, 2013

Knowing where AEDs are and how they’re being used is critical to saving lives

Using AED Registries to Increase Bystander CPR & AED Use Saturday, December 7, 2013 Bentley J. Bobrow, MD Bystander CPR is a critical link in the […]
November 27, 2013

Northport family raises focus on AEDs

Originally published: November 26, 2013 7:26 PM Updated: November 26, 2013 7:31 PM By MACKENZIE ISSLER  mackenzie.issler@newsday.com Karen and John Acompora pulled up to an Amityville […]
October 22, 2013

Onteora player resuscitated after collapsing on Wallkill court

By WILLIAM MONTOGMERY Times Herald-Record Published: 2:00 AM – 10/18/13 Heroes and life-and-death situations are clichés in the sports world, but they were quite real during […]
September 19, 2013

Coach Isha Hamilton uses CPR to save Edmund W. Miles Middle School student Kiavelyn Altagracia

A soccer coach is being hailed as a hero after making a great save. September 18, 2013 A soccer coach is being hailed as a hero […]