Phyllis Sudman

(Phyllis Sudman holds a photo of her son Simon. Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Simon’s Fund, Checking Hearts To Save Lives

“Parents and kids who come to our screenings don’t think anything is wrong with them,” says Phyllis Sudman, “but then they are diagnosed with a heart condition.”

10/14/2013

(A high school athlete gets an EKG as part of a cardiac screening.  Image from simonsfund.org)

Local Nonprofit Group Helping Student Athletes Get Screened For Cardiac Problems

“It’s the undisputable, number one cause of death of student athletes,” Darren Sudman says. “We can’t just look at them and assume their heart is fine.”

05/20/2013

(credit: Brad Segall)

Pennsylvania Gov. Corbett Signs Law To Educate About Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett was at Visitation Blessed Virgin Mary Elementary School in Montgomery County Wednesday to sign legislation designed to save the lives of student athletes across the Commonwealth.

05/30/2012

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