Published on November 6th, 2017 | by Nick Fitzgerald0
Learning How To Do CPR Could Help You Save A Life
The latest statistics show that in Ireland, an average of 10,000 people die from cardiovascular disease each year with 5,000 of these deaths from a sudden cardiac arrest.
70% of cardiac arrests in Ireland occur outside of hospital.
Irish men and women have the highest rate of death before the age of 65 from coronary heart disease in the European Union.
According to the Irish Heart Foundation, by 2020, people with cardiovascular disease is set to increase by 40%.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) can help save a life during a cardiac arrest.
Watch how you could save a life by learning how to do CPR: