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Webelos Scout Leader Uses His CPR Training to Save a Stranger’s Life

In CPR, CPR, Customer Stories, Inspirational Stories, ProTrainings, Training by Andrew FleszarLeave a Comment

Imagine going on a family vacation to the beach. The feeling of sand between your toes and sounds of the rolling of the waves. The sun shines hot as both children and adults enjoy the water. Imagine now, that you hear panicked cries for help. A man you don’t know is carrying a man named Alex to shore and is …

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What is High Performance (Pit Crew) CPR?

In CPR, CPR by Paul MartinLeave a Comment

You may have heard about High Performance CPR (also called Pit Crew CPR). High Performance CPR was designed by Emergency Medical Service professionals. The name “Pit Crew CPR” comes from the inspiration they took from the pit crews in auto-racing, which feature teams of specialists that focus on a single task, when the car comes in, and do that to …

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Congratulations, Girls on the Run of Greater Kalamazoo!

In ProTrainings by Dan HendrickLeave a Comment

Girls on the Run is a program designed for girls in 3rd through 8th grade. It is a 501(c)3 non-profit program that was created to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident, using a curriculum that creatively integrates running. It contains 20 lessons that combine training for a 5K event with lessons that inspire girls to be better thinkers, problem …

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Woman Saved with Defibrillator at Ballpark

In CPR, Rescues by Paul MartinLeave a Comment

In Michigan there is a law that requires all schools, state parks and health clubs to have automated external defibrillators (AEDs) on site. Because of this law, there was an AED available when a 60-year-old woman collapsed and stopped breathing at the Art Van Sports Complex in Plainfield Township. Is there a doctor in the house? It happened on Sunday …