Most U.S. employees are not prepared for cardiac emergencies at work, according to surveys of employees and workplace safety managers. With 10,000 cardiac arrests annually in the workplace, and one-third of managers reporting lives have been saved with training, the American Heart Association launched a campaign advocating for workplace First Aid, CPR, AED training and public access to AEDs.
Heart of a Heartsaver
It was a typical day at home for Shelby Baker, a Heartsaver Hero from Downs, Illinois, who saved her Dad with CPR when he collapsed at home. She learned CPR in school, a program that enables students to learn the lifesaving skills of CPR in just one class period. Learn more about CPR in Schools.
Love Dark Chocolate and Almonds!
This Heart Month share a little dark chocolate and almonds with those you love as it may lower bad cholesterol.
Love to Train: Introducing AHA Blended Learning & eLearning
Attend our webinar on Thursday, February 28, 2019, 11:00 am. CST to learn how Heartsaver eLearning courses give students the flexibility to learn at their own pace and on their own schedule, anywhere and anytime an internet connection is available and create operational efficiency for your business Sign up here.
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Healthy for Good® Recipe of the Month: Banana Split Yogurt Parfait
Celebrate your Valentine with this simple but indulgent-tasting banana split recipe that might become your new favorite dessert. Get this recipe and other heart-healthy recipes at recipes.heart.org
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