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The 21st 2015 Heart & Stroke Gala raises $1.4 million for heart disease and stroke educational programming and research on Saturday, Nov. 7th at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
The American Heart Association awarded its Basic Research Prize for 2014 to Ande Terzic, M.D., Ph.D., of the Mayo Clinic “for pioneering applications of emerging technologies to advance the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disorders.”
Dr. Jamie Lohr, from U of M, named Chair of American Heart Association Research Committee
Recent snow shoveling may be the most exercise you have had in weeks, and puts you at an increased risk for cardiac arrest. Pace yourself and take breaks. Wear a scarf since cold air causes blood vessels to constrict, increasing the risk for a heart emergency. 11/10/14 Public News Service
Gold Cross Ambulance in Rochester was awarded the Mission: Lifeline EMS Silver Award. KAALtv.com story
If Gene hadn’t received CPR immediately, if the police officer hadn’t used an AED, the outcome would have been much different.