Response For Life aims to create awareness of youth heart screening.
It should not be acceptable that people are dying suddenly and unexpectedly, early detection needs to be taken seriously.
Two simple heart tests could save lives, an Electrocardiogram (ECG) and an Echocardiogram (Echo).
Our vision is for all teenagers to be tested during their high school years.
The promising career of Chris Naumoff has come to an abrupt end with the Australia youth international announcing his immediate retirement from football, due to a genetic heart condition.
A fortnight ago, the skilful 21 year-old attacker was on cloud nine after signing a three-year deal and being unveiled by Spanish Segunda Division outfit Numancia at an official press conference.
Naumoff seals Spanish Segunda deal with Numancia
Young Australian attacker Chris Naumoff completed a dream move to Spanish Segunda Division club Numancia, after penning a three-year deal. However, a mandatory medical by Numancia found an abnormality in Naumoff’s heart with a club statement confirming that the ‘tough decision’ was made not to proceed with the signing.