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Wakefield municipal building gets AED for gym

By KIM E. STROM

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WAKEFIELD - The city of Wakefield and AED Energy Partners, an AED company, have joined forces to install an automated external defibrillator in the city's municipal building.

This collaboration is part of the Wakefield City Council's initiative to have an AED accessible in the municipal building, so that an individual in sudden cardiac arrest could receive life-saving shocks within minutes.

AEDs are medical devices designed to provide an electrical shock to a person who has collapsed in an sudden cardiac arrest from an irregular heart rhythm. In ma...

 
 
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