Each year, nearly 300,000 people experience sudden cardiac arrest outside of hospitals. And though many do received treatment, more than 90 percent of them die because they do not receive help quickly.
Judy Strnad and her wife, Pat Mikos, of Union, were preparing to host friends for a Super Bowl party in late February of 2010 when the unthinkable happened.
“There was a storm and I was worried about clearing the snow from the satellite dish,” Strnad said. “I wasn’t feeling well and I went to lie down…