Category Archive: Automated External Defibrillator

Apr 15

AED Reviews: Philips Heartstart Home Defibrillator

Why You Need Philips HeartStart Help That Arrives in Time Features of Philips Heartstart Home Defibrillator Pros of Product Designed for Reliable Simple Use Failsafe So That Anyone Can Use HeartStart Philips AED Knows Your Needs Better Than You HeartStart’s Own System of Checks and Balances Extra Materials Included in The Overall Cost Cons of Product Not a Quick Fix for Existing Problems Potential Considerations Actual Costs of Philips AED Verdict Every home owner knows the importance of having a fire alarm in the home just as every driver will make sure they place their seatbelt on before actually driving down the road. Following the same sense of reasoning, you will want to protect the loved ones in your home from possible death following a cardiac event with …

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Apr 12

How Does An Automated External Defibrillator Work and Save Lives?

Automated External Defibrillator To The Rescue Sudden Cardiac Arrest Definition Sudden Cardiac Arrest Can Happen To Anyone How Does The Heart Defibrillator Work? Sudden cardiac arrest happens, as the name implies, within just a second and if not properly treated can cause death. Unfortunately, after sudden cardiac arrest there is only a two to three minute window before certain death occurs, or at least positive brain damage and brain coma. Due to this fact, many people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest die before emergency crews …

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Feb 28

The Benefits of Having An Automated External Defibrillator At Home

The inception of Automated External Defibrillator (aka AED) designed to be used in the home have taken life saving out of the emergency room and into the sitting room. Previously, if a loved one suffered a cardiac arrest at home you had to pray that the emergency services would arrive on time, as the window …

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Feb 26

The Danger of Cardiac Arrest

Imagine that you are sitting at home watching television or eating dinner with a loved one when they suddenly gasp and then crumple to the ground. You may run to them and check their pulse only to find they don’t have one and then call 911. A few minutes later you will have watched them …

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Feb 23

The Importance of Having A High Quality & Reliable Automated External Defibrillator

New technology is forever appearing in the stores, and while some of it may seem a bit of a waste of money if we are honest with ourselves, one such leap in technology has got everyone talking, and is being snapped up in their thousands. These are automated external defibrillators, and the fact that this …

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Feb 18

What To Do When Someone Is Hit By A Sudden Cardiac Arrest?

Imagine you are sitting in the front room when your loved one suddenly grabs at their chest and falls in front of you. This image can be scary to imagine, but even scarier if you watch it occur. Naturally, when this happens you will be so full of emotion and fear that you will not …

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Jan 22

Automated External Defibrillator Buying Guide

First aid in the home has come a long way since the days when we all had a pack of Bandaid and a bottle of antiseptic in the bathroom cupboard to cure all ills. First aid kits had gotten bigger and bigger over the years as we all became less willing to leave things to …

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Jan 19

How an Automated External Defibrillator Can Save A Loved One Hit By Sudden Cardiac Arrest?

Contents 1 Sudden Cardiac Arrest Can Happen to Seemingly Healthy Individual 2 Automated External Defibrillator Comes To The Rescue 3 How To Use the Heart Defibrillator 4 Final Thoughts People who have already experienced one heart attack in their lifetime, either silent or noticeable, are at an elevated risk of suffering from another heart attack …

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