The Justin J. Davis Heart Foundation's mission is to educate and raise awareness about Congenital Heart Defects, Heart Failure and Sudden Cardiac Arrest and to inspire and support persons affected by it.
The vision of the Justin J. Davis Heart Foundation is to increase awareness about CHD, HF and SCA with the goal of saving lives through education, the facilitation and promotion of heart screenings, CPR/AED training. We also plan to donate/provide AED’s to community recreational groups to increase the chance of survival for those persons who may have an cardiac event such as SCA.
Heart failure is a chronic, progressive condition in which the heart muscle is unable to pump enough blood to meet the body’s needs for blood and oxygen. Basically, the heart can’t keep up with its workload.
It may be appropriate to begin testing for heart failure if you or a family member has any of the potential signs of heart failure, such as: