Widow’s desperate plea for more defibrillators after husband died at 32

A widow has called for defibrillators to be made a legal requirement after the death of her husband from an undiagnosed heart condition aged 32.

Kelly Best said they should be as widespread as fire extinguishers as 15 young people a week die from sudden cardiac arrests.

Her call comes as new figures reveal shocking geographical discrepancies in the number of public access defibrillators (PADS) across the country.

Swansea has 141 per 100,000 people compared to Birmingham –...
source: Metro

2019-08-23 08:14
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