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Two heartbeats, one purpose: Martek Lifecare partners with Community Heartbeat Trust to increase the chances of survival from sudden cardiac arrest

UK-based defibrillator distributor, Martek Lifecare, has today announced a partnership with charity, The Community Heartbeat Trust, who supports communities in the correct provision of defibrillators.   This strategic partnership will focus on key defibrillator projects where the combination of Community Heartbeat Trust’s long-term support and Martek Lifecare’s life-saving technology will facilitate the businesses combined dreams of […]

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Martek Lifecare and Red Sky Foundation: A Shared Vision of a Healthier Future

At Martek Lifecare, we care passionately about raising awareness of the dangers of Sudden Cardiac Arrest, and how vital it is for everyone to have easy access to defibrillators.   That’s why we are overjoyed to announce our new partnership with the Red Sky Foundation, with whom we share a commitment to raising awareness and educating […]

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A Journey of Resilience: How a Defibrillator Saved a Young Life

In August 2013, Tracy’s life took an unexpected turn when her six-year-old son – Jack-Charlie Tyson,  experienced a sudden cardiac arrest. Little did she know that this day would test her strength, resilience, and love for her son in ways she could never have imagined. Tracy was at home with her son, enjoying their breakfast […]

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Should All UK Schools Have Defibrillators?

We don’t often bring up political news but we’re making exceptions here as long overdue changes could be ahead for schools after the education secretary, Gavin Williamson recently met with campaigners calling for it to be mandatory that all UK schools have an AED on their premises. It’s completely understandable why this campaign exists too […]

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What’s The Difference Between A Defibrillator And An AED?

Defibrillation can be a life-saving intervention in critical situations like cardiac arrest. However, it’s important to understand the difference between a defibrillator and an AED (Automated external defibrillator) to make informed decisions about their usage. Although they have many similarities, the main distinction between a Defibrillator and an AED is the training required to use […]

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AEDs In Sporting Areas

Ever since Christian Eriksen collapsed during the Denmark match against Finland in the 2020 Euro there has been a momentum building in the defibrillation space that can only be hailed as a success. Too many people die unnecessarily from sudden cardiac arrest because the truth is that the 10% survival rate could increase significantly to […]

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Meet The Team – Rob Higgie

  How long how you been at Martek Lifecare? I joined in February and saw on LinkedIn about the company, so I emailed Martek and I was interviewed in January and joined in February . What division do you work in? I work in sales and am the Regional Sales Manager for Martek Lifecare. Have you […]

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Mental Health Awareness Week

At Martek Lifecare, we believe your mental health is just as important as your physical health. This year, Mental Health Awareness Week is running from the 10th-16th of May 2021 and the chosen theme is nature. Nature has been chosen as the theme by the Mental Health Foundation who found that surrounding yourself with nature […]

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