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A Florida freshman DB’s career is over after a physical turned up a cardiac ‘abnormality’

posted Feb 7, 2018, 1:51 PM by Ryan Brown   [ updated Feb 7, 2018, 1:54 PM ]
Cardiac testing can save lives. We share the story of Randy Russell; a Florida early-enrollee defensive back who recently learned that he would no longer be able to play athletics after a medical evaluation revealed a cardiac “abnormality”.

The article also details Nick Blakely's story and explains the importance of not only early detection but establishing protocols and laws around sudden cardiac death awareness.

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