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Henry Heimlich, Developer Of Anti-Choking Maneuver, Dead At 96
By Bill Trott, Reuters
The maneuver he invented is believed to have saved more than 100,000 lives.
Dr. Artur Luczak/Resuscitation
This Crude Sketch Just Might Keep You From Choking To Death
After a close shave, one scientist is talking up a head-down remedy.
Heimlich Again Makes Name For Self By Using Heimlich To Save Woman
By Barbara Goldberg, Reuters
It was the 96-year-old's first time in a real emergency.
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).
Texas Police Officer Pulls Woman Over, Ends Up Saving Her Life
“It's really amazing how quickly he recognized that something was wrong.”
An Easy Formula for Answering the Most Important Job Search Question
Author of The 2-Hour Job Search & Program Director for Daytime...
Imagine you are dining in a restaurant with a friend, and your friend suddenly begins to choke on a piece of food, grabbing for her neck. What do you do? Did you say the Heimlich Maneuver? Hopefully so. The Heimlich's simplicity makes it easy to recall during extremely stressful situations.
What Those Racy Photos of Cowboys' Jerry Jones Represent
Author 'Barracuda in the Attic'
After repeated attempts for further explanation, Jones finally fessed up to what the grainy photos really represent.
My Husband Saved His Life
Blogger, "Brittany, Herself"
Aside from my tear-filled "thank you," in the center of the restaurant, we haven't spoken since 12:05 p.m. Eastern Time. And I only know that because in my clenched hand is my iPhone, still showing the recent call history of 911.
Make Your Own Restaurant Quality Choking Poster!
Lester and Charlie
Political satirists and sociial commentators.
Whether you're choking on your Dollar-Menu McNuggets -- or your neighbor is gagging on what Michele Bachmann said on FOX News today -- a restaurant-quality choking poster can come in super-handy!
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Oregon School Bus Driver Jim McIntyre Saves Choking Student Nekko Deutsch (VIDEO)
Alerted by other students, McIntyre made his way to the back of the bus and calmly wrapped his arms Deutsch, squeezing twice
Daniel Cunningham, Middle School Student, Hailed As 'Heimlich Hero' For Saving Choking Friend's Life
Daniel Cunningham is being hailed as the "Heimlich Hero" for a quick-thinking act that saved his friend's life. "I thought
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.
Jamal Tanner, 3-Year-Old Denver Boy, Survives Choking On Rubber Ball (VIDEO)
After attempting the Heimlich maneuver with no success, Monte's boyfriend called 911. On the emotional 911 call, Monte's
Gery Chico Save A Life Foundation Connection: What Was His Role At Troubled Charity?
It is unclear at this point why Chico would deny he was on the board, or, if indeed he was not, why he would be unwilling
CULTURE & ARTS
First Nighter: Tim Miller's Fiery Anti-Prop 8 "Lay of the Land"
Writer, Drama Critic
Confused by what the insult means, he decided to ascertain if there's any place on the human body where the sun don't shine
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