||Anthony Bates Foundation
"Screening Young Hearts...
Saving Young Lives"
The Anthony Bates Foundation (ABF) believes that no parent should suffer the heartbreak of losing a child to an undiagnosed cardiac malady; we seek to eliminate preventable Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).
HEART month continues here! We need your support at the Anthony Bates Foundation as we carry-on with promoting, educating and raising awareness of HCM; the leading killer of young athletes in this country. The ABF Quest 2020 seeks support to screen 1,000,000 youth in the next 5 years. We need your help!
Heart Screenings/Fun Events on the Calendar:
FNPC, Thurs., Feb. 25, 2016
Ironwood HS, Sat., March 5, 2016
Valley Vista HS, Sat., April 2, 2016
Combs HS Health Fair, Tues., April 5, 2016 - No Appts. Necessary
Sandra Day O'Connor HS, Sat., April 30, 2016
Desert Heights Prep Academy, Sat., May 14, 2016
Colorado HS, Sat., May 2016
Boulder Creek HS, Sat., Fall 2016
Dysart HS, Sat., Fall 2016
CO communities, Durango & CO Springs & Parker, CO Fall '16
NM communities, Albuquerque, Spring '17
Phoenix communities for Spring 2017
Deer Valley & Dysart School Districts; Tempe, & Chandler schools; additional Arizona High Schools in Arizona; then we will cross of the SW for schools in NM, UT, CO, & WY; & an Australia debut for our friends down-under!
Anthony died at age 20. He had no symptoms! Do you? Early detection can save lives.
Got Heart? GET SCREENED!
WHO IS AFFECTED BY HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY?
HCM crosses ALL age groups, ethnicity and genders. Young athletes represent only 15% of fatalities caused by HCM. It is the added physical
exertion of the heart during exercise and the cool down phase of the heart that will cause a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).
Many people experience no symptoms of heart disease while others may have:
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