Friday, 5 October 2012
On 17 March 2012 footballer Fabrice Muamba of Bolton Wanderers collapsed on the pitch during a game with Tottenham Hotspur. His heart had stopped because of a cardiac arrest. Immediate treatment on the pitch saved his life. Now Muamba is backing a British Heart Foundation campaign calling for life-saving skills to be taught in all schools across the UK. More than 100,000 people signed a petition to ensure you leave school knowing how to save a life – which Muamba delivered to the Prime Minister at 10 Downing Street this week. Below he tells us why he thinks this is the most important lesson you’ll ever learn.
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