August 21, 2014

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Six-year-old boy's life saved by classmates and CPR given by teacher and nurse

By Debbie Dennie, Editor

Quick response and emergency measures are credited with saving the life of a six-year-old student at Southern Elementary.

Adam White was released from Children's Hospital on Thursday, October 25 to return to his home in Falmouth having undergone surgery on October 24 to have a defibulator implanted for his heart. Adam was diagnosed with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopaphy, a disease that causes the heart muscle to thicken and not properly pump blood throughout the body.