WHAT: Screen Your Teen - Free Heart Screening
WHO: ALL youth ages 12-25
WHEN: Sunday, April 26, 2020, 9:00 am–2:00 pm
WHERE: Helix Charter High School
HOW: Sign-up at epsavealife.org/register
WHY: Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is a leading cause of death in youth under 25 and the #1 killer of student-athletes but heart screenings are not part of regular medical or pre-sports exams; San Diego County alone loses at least 12 youth each year! The Eric Paredes Save A Life Foundation has provided over 33,000 free heart screenings for youth age 12 to 25, finding about 1 in 300 at risk from an undetected abnormality or risk factor. This syndrome can happen without symptoms or warning signs. And it is preventable...