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College Student Dies After Choking During Pancake-Eating Contest
Her death "was a tragic accident," police say.
Courtesy of Kenneth Knox
Parents Ask Cop To Be Godfather After He Saved Their Choking Baby
"Out of my 25 years being a cop this is my greatest and most profound accomplishment."
Dad Writes Important Reminder To Parents After Baby's Terrifying Incident
"It was the longest and scariest minute of my life."
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This Crude Sketch Just Might Keep You From Choking To Death
After a close shave, one scientist is talking up a head-down remedy.
Hero Bus Driver Saves 6-Year-Old Boy From Choking On Coin
"He was just red and gasping for air."
Know These Five Life-Saving Emergency Tips
Dr. Darria Long Gillespie
ER Doctor, Sharecare Digital Health Exec, Toddler Mom
As an ER doctor, I've seen countless patients whose lives were saved by a quick-thinking and knowledgeable bystander or loved one. We never know where life may lead -- and every single one of us can learn these life-saving techniques. (Cue ER theme music).
Observant NYPD Cop Notices Woman Choking In Her Car, Saves Her Life
The woman manages a stifled "Yes, sir," as she steps out of the car. Zakoscielny instructs her to put her hands on her chest
Kalamazoo Cop Pulls Over Choking Woman, Saves Her Life
With three hard abdominal thrusts, Gates dislodged a piece of sausage and bun, WOODTV reported. "Most of the times, traffic
Olympics All About Managing Anxiety
Ken Reed is sports policy director for League of Fans and auth...
For many of the athletes that have filled our screens the last couple weeks, they have a couple minutes to perform at their best and that's it. Their biggest competitor is not some athlete from another nation, it's choking.
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Choker or Champion?
Dr. Amer Aldeen
Public Voices Fellow, The OpEd Project
As a fan of tennis in general (and Stephens in particular as a young, American up-and-comer), I propose that we call this timeout the Azarenka Rule. Which is probably more appropriate than fruitlessly seeking that elusive medical diagnosis known as Azarenka Syndrome.
When Will Eldrick Become Tiger Again?
Award-winning author and professional speaker
If Tiger Woods wins the PGA Championship this weekend on The Ocean Course in Kiawah Island, S.C., they should put his given name on the trophy -- Eldrick.
Choking Baby At McDonald's Saved By Staffers (VIDEO)
McDonald's later gave an award to the staff for putting their first aid training to good use. Nevaeh had already turned blue
A Preventable Tragedy: Choking to Death in the School Cafeteria
Bettina Elias Siegel
children's food policy writer and advocate
We can't prevent every conceivable tragedy that might strike our kids at school. But in the case of a choking, physically demonstrating the Heimlich maneuver to school food service workers as part of their regular training hardly seems burdensome.
11 Holiday Health Hazards To Avoid
The holidays aren't all joy and cheer. Check out these top seasonal health risks and what you can do to avoid them.
Ian Stuart Wood Arrested: Florida Man Choked Wife During Game Of Yahtzee, Cops Say
Wood's wife actually told authorities that she attempted to leave the home to cool down -- knowing that Yahtzee had gotten
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