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What Does Educational Technology Have To Do With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM)?

[box] Update:  In December, 2012, we learned that Zak will listed for a heart transplant in February 2013. He will be listed after he returns from his wish provided by … Continue reading

December 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Heart Marks: Add Your School's AED Locations To Your School Maps and Save Lives!

My grandsons, Zak, 8 and Quest, age 13 have hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM).  Zak will be having an ICD/Pacemakerimplanted in October to help prevent sudden cardiac arrest (SCA).  You may not … Continue reading

September 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

TX Educ Code Sec. 30A.002(b) Discriminates Against TX Students: A Letter To TX Policy Makers

Dear Senator Gallegos, Representative Alvarado, Policy Makers: I am writing to you today to appeal to you for assistance for my grandson, Zak, a Texas third grader.  Please allow me … Continue reading

August 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Our Heartz Story | A Family's Journey With HCM at

See on – MyWeb4Ed A parents prospective on hearing your child has a chronic (and sometimes fatal) illness.  How we coped, decisions we’ve made and moving on through the … Continue reading

July 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Preventing Sudden Cardiac Arrest In Young People [Video]

June 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Living 4 Zachary: Knowing the difference.. SCA and Heart Attack “Do you honestly know the difference? Many people don’t. They assume that SCA (Sudden Cardiac Arrest) is the same as a Heart Attack. The truth could save your … Continue reading

June 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Learn about Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy from the HCMA

Via – Quest With Zak Filmed at the HCMA office. Lisa Salberg, CEO and Founder of the HCMA shares some information on sudden cardiac arrest in athletes and the … Continue reading

March 3, 2012 · 1 Comment