Heart Foundation at Etihad Stadium
Monday 02 Aug 2010
The Heart Foundation launched its Warning Signs media campaign at Etihad Stadium on Thursday 22 July.
Stadium CEO Mr Ian Collins AM, who is a Director of the Foundation, was on hand to launch the campaign along with Ms Kathy Bell, CEO of the Heart Foundation.
Also joining the pair was Geelong Football Club doctor, Dr Geoff Allen, who suffered a heart attack at the Round 16 match between Adelaide and Geelong at AAMI Stadium.
Dr Allen stressed the importance of listening to the signs of a potential heart attack and acting quickly. The advice from all participants was if you think you are having a heart attack call 000 immediately.
For more infotmation about hear health and the Heart Foundation, visit www.heartfoundation.org.au.