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Friday, April 10, 2015

Seymour Middle School gets grant from Hamden foundation for 2nd portable defibrillator

By Jean Falbo-Sosnovich
Register Correspondent
SEYMOUR >> Minutes matter when someone is having a heart attack and having a life-saving defibrillator on hand can mean the difference between life and death.
The small, portable devices, known as Automated External Defibrillators, or AED’s, deliver a brief electric shock to the heart to restore a normal heartbeat.
Thanks to a donation from the Hamden-based Michael Vincent Sage Dragonheart Foundation, Seymour Middle School acquired its second AED on Friday.

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