Entries by Naomi Lum

FAQ #4: Who is qualified to save a life?

  There are times when people are afraid and worried about performing CPR for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest victims because they are not medically trained to do so. Every minute that the victim does not receive help, their mortality will increase by 10%. So, step up and DARE to save a heart. Don’t worry, when you […]

FAQ #3: How Do You Use An AED?

  In this week of our mini ten-part short FAQ series, Dr Jade will share with us the steps on how to use an AED. It is natural to feel reluctant or afraid to use new devices especially when we are not familiar with it or the fear they may accidentally cause harm. But if […]

Man was jailed for assaulting SCDF Emergency Responders.

As reported in Lianhe Wanbao on 12th June 2020, the man was sentenced to 5-month imprisonment for assaulting SCDF Emergency Responders. We should not abuse but treat our frontline fighters with the respect they deserve. For more information on CPR and the use of AED, download our free DARE- LEARN app now. #daretosaveaheart For the full […]

FAQ #2: How do you do CPR?

  In this second post of our ten-part short FAQ series, Dr Jade will share will you some tips to do effective CPR for adult victims of cardiac arrest. Please share this video with your family and friends so they can follow us and learn how to save a life. For more information on CPR […]

10 FAQs about CPR and the use of AED.

  In this 10-part short FAQ series with our Programme Director, Dr Jade Kua, we will be exploring 10 frequently asked questions on CPR and the use of the AED. This week, she will be sharing with us on how should we respond when we see someone collapse if we are not trained? Please share […]

CPR-COVID FAQs with Dr Jade Kua

Ever wondered is it safe to perform CPR on a cardiac arrest victim in light of the COVID 19 Pandemic? Here is our Programme Director, Dr Jade Kua, answering a list of questions put together by the SMU Alumni about CPR during the COVID 19 Pandemic. Full Video : [Click here]  

Teenager saved his 8-year-old brother with CPR.

When 8-year-old Jayden suffered a cardiac arrest at home, his brother’s quick thinking saved his life. Having learned CPR as a Boy Scout, 15-year-old Tyron performed CPR to keep his little brother alive until first responders arrived. [Source : CNN] Full Story and video from CNN: [Click here]

SELAMAT HARI RAYA AIDILFITRI!

The DARE Team would like to wish all our Muslim friends Selamat Hari Raya! And please continue to stay safe and healthy. For more information about CPR and the use of AED, don’t forget to download our free DARE- LEARN CPR App now.