Susan’s Story

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“Heart Month” Shines Spotlight On Women & Heart Health

February is Heart Month and it kicks off with “National Wear Red Day” – a day that focuses on women and their hearts.

01/31/2013

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Susan’s Story: 1 Year Later, It’s Become Your Story, Too

It’s been a remarkable year for KDKA-TV News Anchor Susan Koeppen. Last Nov. 20, while out running with friends, she collapsed on the street – a victim of sudden cardiac arrest. We’ve shared the story of the strangers who stepped in and saved her life.

11/20/2012

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Susan’s Story: Road To Recovery

A few short months ago, the odds were heavily stacked against her survival and her chances of resuming a normal life; but as KDKA-TV News Anchor Susan Koeppen returns to work, she’s sharing her story in the hopes that it may inspire more people to learn what to do to save a life.

05/14/2012

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Local Woman Helps Save Man With CPR

During KDKA-TV’s 5 p.m. newscast on Nov. 3, Donna Fryer was watching a story on how to give CPR. Little did she know that she would use what she learned in that story just six days later.

03/02/2012

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Susan’s Story: CPR Training Can Save Lives

Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States.

02/03/2012

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Susan’s Story: Meeting The People Who Saved Her Life

As KDKA-TV News Anchor Susan Koeppen returns to work this week, we’re sharing the story of why she’s been away since late November. In the first installment, Ken Rice told the story of how Susan collapsed while running, went into cardiac arrest and likely owes her life to the strangers who stopped and performed CPR. Up next, a look at the challenges she still faces, as well as a pretty powerful lesson for all of us.

01/24/2012

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Susan Koeppen’s Story: The Gift Of Life

A few short months ago, the odds were heavily stacked against her survival and her chances of resuming a normal life; but as KDKA-TV News Anchor Susan Koeppen returns to work at the anchor desk for the first time since November, she’s sharing her story in the hopes that it may inspire more people to learn what to do to save a life.

01/23/2012

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