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Preventing sudden heart death in children: 4 questions can help

July 09, 2021 By: Claire McCarthy, MD, Senior Faculty Editor, Harvard Health Publishing We tend to think about sudden deaths like these in athletes, since we commonly hear about them happening on a playing field — and because most of the prevention efforts have been...

Teen revived by bystanders after collapsing on basketball court

August 03, 2021 at 11:50 pm EDT By Christine McCarthy, Boston 25 News  HAVERHILL, Mass. — A Haverhill teen who collapsed on the basketball court is thanking the Good Samaritans who saved his life. Julio Delgado, 17, was playing in a basketball tournament at Mass...

Screening America Part of National Pilot Program

CSRC Spearheads Creation of First National Pediatric Cardiac Screening Database FDA, industry, and patient advocacy groups join effort to advance effective cardiac screening October 15, 2020 08:48 AM Eastern Daylight Time DURHAM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Cardiac...