CHOP Study Shows That EKGs on Kids is Feasible

The debate over the feasibility of screening the hearts of our children raged over the last couple of weeks following the sudden death of two high profile student athletes.  Simon’s Fund believes that providing ECG exams for all children should be a standard of care.  We have worked with Dr....

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Today Show Explores Heart Screening for Athletes

The Today Show did a nice segment today on whether it makes sense to screen the hearts of athletes.  They spoke to Michele Snyer, a friend and parent who lost a daughter to sudden cardiac arrest.  They covered a screening conduted by Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan.  They’ve screened...

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By Providing Free Heart Screenings, Simon’s Fund Teams with Children’s Hospital to Honor Akhir Frazier and Prevent Other Student Athlete Deaths

Simon’s Fund Continues Mission to Help Save Children’s Lives Through Free Heart Screenings in Memory of Three Month Old Son NORRISTOWN, PA – October 27, 2010 – This Saturday, October 30th, Simon’s Fund will host a free heart screening for students of the Norristown School District, ages 10 – 19...

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