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  2. Old village telephone box converted to store life-saving defibrillator
    Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
    Great Hockham Parish Council and the Community Heartbeat Trust have installed the Aromatic Emergency Defibrillator in the centre of the village. £175 was raised at last year's Horn Fair towards the new equipment, while £167 was raised from the sale of ...

  3. Press and Journal

    Stonehaven community councillor calls for national Defibrillator Bill to relieve onerous bureaucracy on small groups
    Press and Journal
    A north-east campaign for increased public access to life-saving defibrillators has made its way to Holyrood. Phil Mills-Bishop, chairman of Stonehaven and District Community Council, met Miles Brigg MSP, the Tories' shadow secretary for health, to ...

  4. LincolnshireLive

    Hundreds raised to buy defibrillator in memory of volunteer killed at Heckington Windmill
    'We want to remember him' - Windmill raise money to buy defibrillator in memory of volunteer killed in tragic accident. The Heckinton Windmill Trust launched a fundraiser to buy a defibrillator for the site and have now smashed their £600 target. A ...

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    Judge: DeWitt athletic club's defibrillator was still in box when lawyer died
    Syracuse, NY -- An emergency defibrillator was still in its box at DeWitt's Aspen Athletic Club when a Syracuse lawyer collapsed and died from a heart attack in 2013, a judge found. Lawyer Ronald Pelligra, 58, suffered cardiac arrest while working out ...

  6. Dorset Echo

    Dave Cumber Vets celebrates first anniversary by unveiling life-saving defibrillator
    Dorset Echo
    A veterinary practice has celebrated its first anniversary in Weymouth by unveiling a potentially life-saving piece of equipment. Dave Cumber Vets has now been at Link Park in Chickerell for just over a year having relocated there in November 2016 ...

  7. Longridge News

    Lancashire MP calls for a defibrillator to be placed in every school by the end of the decade
    Longridge News
    A Lancashire MP has thrown his support behind every school having a defibrillator on site by 2020. Nigel Evans, MP for Ribble Valley, is supporting the campaign to bring the life saving equipment to every school by 2020 after meeting with The Oliver ...

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  8. Teesdale Mercury

    Barnard Castle Rugby Club takes delivery of lifesaving defibrillator
    Teesdale Mercury
    THE plight of two rugby coaches who suffered heart attacks within weeks of each other has resulted in the purchase of lifesaving equipment. Paul Davis, who coaches the girls and ladies at Barnard Castle RUFC was taken ill last October. A couple of ...

  9. Cambrian News

    Defibrillator installed at boating club
    Cambrian News
    THE Teifi Boating Club and Welsh Hearts have worked together to install a defibrillator on the outside of the clubhouse, close to the beach at Patch. Money was raised through individual donations from club members, a contribution from the staff of Aldi ...

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  10. The News

    New accessible defibrillator installed at football ground in Portsmouth
    The News
    New accessible defibrillator installed at football ground in Portsmouth. A new defibrilator has been installed at Moneyfields football Club in Copnor.From left: football coach Brandon Parker, player Grace Laidlaw and community campaigner, Terry Norton ...

  11. WebMD

    Vest Defibrillator May Help Heart Attack Survivors
    TUESDAY, March 13, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- A wearable heart defibrillator reduces the overall risk of early death for heart attack survivors, but not the risk of sudden cardiac death, a new study finds. The defibrillator -- housed in a lightweight ...

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  12. Bury Times

    Defibrillator installed at Walmersley Conservative Club
    Bury Times
    Club president Joe McDermott said: “Over the last 12 months the club and it's members have been called upon to attend to, and to alert the emergency services to several serious accidents which have happened in the unadopted stretch of Mather Road ...

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  13. Great Yarmouth Mercury

    Woman's defibrillator quest given major funding boost
    Great Yarmouth Mercury
    I can't praise Jayne and her achievements enough and I am delighted to call her a friend.” There has also been another defibrillator installed since the ball and there are now 56 public access defibrillators that are dotted all over East Anglia for ...

  14. Defibrillator awareness session
    Bude & Stratton Post
    A TRAINING and defibrillator awareness session will be held in Holsworthy on Thursday, April 19, to ensure the public know where their nearest defibrillator is and how to use it. Holsworthy, to date, has seven 24-hour access community use defibrillator ...

  15. Kent Online

    Broadstairs: Chandos Square phone box to be turned into a defibrillator location
    Kent Online
    "We are hoping the equipment will be installed in the next few weeks." The defibrillator will be in a locked cabinet, with an access code given to members of the public when they dial 999 in the event on an emergency. The spokesman added: "Initially ...


    Bystander defibrillator use tied to better cardiac arrest outcomes
    Business Insider
    (Reuters Health) - Cardiac arrest patients may be more likely to survive and avoid permanent disabilities when bystanders use a defibrillator to treat them before an ambulance arrives, a new study suggests. The study focused on 2,500 cardiac arrests ...
    Cardiac arrest survival greatly increases when bystanders use an automated external defibrillatorScience Daily
    Bystander use of defibrillator doubles chance of cardiac arrest
    Automated external defibrillator may double cardiac arrest survivalBusiness Standard
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  17. Birmingham Live

    Schoolboy's life saved ten times by his defibrillator
    Birmingham Live
    A passerby performed CPR before paramedics arrived and saved his life with a defibrillator. Owen Steatham was just nine when he collapsed after suffering a cardiac arrest on his way home from school. Tests revealed Owen, now 13, was living with the ...

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  18. Voice of America

    Implantable Heart Defibrillators Deliver Shock in More Ways Than One
    Voice of America
    A resting heart rate of more than 100 beats per minute can be life-threatening. It means the heart is beating too fast to pump blood to the rest of the body, including the brain and the lungs. This can cause the heart to suddenly stop beating. It can ...

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  19. The Press, York

    Pupils appeal for help to buy lifesaving defibrillator
    The Press, York
    PUPILS at a York primary school are raising money to buy a piece of lifesaving equipment for their classroom. Year Six students at Burton Green Primary School are being supported by their teacher Rachael Cerowski in an effort to raise money for a ...

  20. Bude & Stratton Post

    Young farmers provide defibrillator for Marhamchurch
    Bude & Stratton Post
    A new defibrillator has been installed at Marhamchurch, thanks to Stratton Young Farmers. Pictured with Stratton Young Farmers Rob Bluett (left) and James Medland, is general manager of FLEET, Norman Trebilcock. Picture: Paul Hamlyn. STRATTON Young ...