American Heart Association

2017 Hands-Only CPR Instructional Video

Hands-Only CPR Can Save Lives. Most people who experience cardiac arrest at home, work or in a public location die because they don't receive immediate CPR from someone on the scene. If you see a teen or adult suddenly collapse, call 911 and push hard and fast in the center of the chest to the beat of any tune that is 100 to 120 beats per minute, such as the classic disco song "Stayin' Alive".

Spot a Stroke F.A.S.T with American Heart Association

Stroke is the No. 5 cause of death in the United States, and the leading cause of disability. Know how to spot the symptoms of a stroke with this FAST and easy acronym. Special thanks to AHA Austin Board President, Dr. Steven Warach.