Post by Nathan Stephens
As sedentary lifestyles and unhealthy eating have become more popular, it should not come as a surprise that cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in Canada. There are various kinds of heart disease. Sudden cardiac arrest happens when the heart simply stops beating. Half of the time, sudden cardiac arrest occurs outside of any medical facility. Early defibrillation is the most significant factor determining if a victim will survive this critical time.