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King County's incredibly cheap answer to the EpiPen
From KUOW.org, April 26, 2016

Dr. Kudenchuk: Study reveals exciting news about cardiac arrest treatment
From the Public Health Insider blog, April 11, 2016

Why King County's EMS is the best in the world: Q&A with Mickey Eisenberg
From the Public Health Insider blog, May 22, 2015

Standing up to senior falls: local program promotes independence and safety at home
From the Public Health Insider blog, February 9. 2015


Every year more than 300,000 Americans die from sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) – a condition in which the heart unexpectedly stops beating. It can happen anywhere, to anyone, at any time, even to those with optimal heart health.

And when it occurs – seconds count. The Shockingly Simple campaign is aimed at increasing purchases and registration of AEDs by businesses and organizations in Seattle and King County. Learn more at www.kingcounty.gov/aed.