(Don't) be still, my beating heart

by Walter Pierce

The annual - free - Be a Heart Starter CPR training event is Saturday at the Cajundome. Want to be a hero? Learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR. The 13th annual "Be a Heart Starter" bystander CPR training event will be held Saturday at the Cajundome. This free training will teach the average Jane and Joe how to perform life-saving CPR.

Organized and coordinated by the Acadiana medical community, "Be a Heart Starter" will be conducted in two two-hour training sessions beginning at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Register toll-free by calling (877) 242-4277 or by logging on to