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SEARHC Wins American Heart Association Award

...being a "Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite" by the American Heart Association for recognizing the importance of a healthy...SEARHC Health Promotion Division Director. The American Heart Association recognizes employers who go above and beyond...
Robert LaClair Stevenson

...the Juneau Moose Club from 5:30-7:30 pm. The family requests no flowers. Donations may be made to the American Heart Association, ALS Association, or a charity of choice.
Juneau doctor saves passenger's life on flight from Boston

...and breathing first, followed by chest compressions (A-B-C: Airway, Breathing, Compressions), the American Heart Association wants rescuers to do chest compressions first, then airway and breathing (C-A-B)."They teach us that...
Learn CPR this 4th of July

...they do not know Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) or their training has significantly lapsed.Kelly cited American Heart Association statistics that show only 40 percent of cardiac arrest victims receive CPR from a bystander, yet prompt CPR...
Sports Quote

...Hard Road to Glory (three volumes, published in 1988). He also served as national campaign chairman of the American Heart Association.Ashe was plagued with health issues over the last 14 years of his life. After undergoing a quadruple bypass...
Juneau citizens recognized for saving cardiac arrest victim at airport

...hopes this will encourage other bystanders to act if they ever find themselves in a similar position. She cited American Heart Association statistics that show not enough people act when they see someone collapse; only 40 percent of cardiac arrest victims get CPR...
The right place, the right time

...Culture Center.Remarkably, all three saves have been successful. That's despite statistics from the American Heart Association that show less than eight percent of people who suffer cardiac arrest outside the hospital survive.Though...
CPR less likely for minorities on street or home

...research was done before experts changed CPR advice in a move many think may encourage bystanders to offer help. American Heart Association guidelines issued in 2008 emphasize quick, hard chest compressions rather than mouth-to-mouth resuscitation...
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My turn: What has happened to free enterprise?

...could destroy the world's largest wild salmon fishery. I don't see gold or copper or farmed salmon on the American Heart Association's diet. Jan Davis is a resident of East Wenatchee, Wash.
We need to act for the sake of the children

...reverse this trend of our youth having shorter life expectancies than their parents, act now. Judy O. Neary American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Juneau


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