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Hero of the Week: EMT treats lightning-strike survivor in pouring rain

- 10/24/2014

Jessica Galvin made the life-saving call to treat him on the scene; she is the first woman to receive her community’s local EMT of the Year award

Hero of the Week: EMT treats lightning-strike survivor in pouring rain

- 10/24/2014

With rain falling so hard EMS providers had to follow the voices of bystanders doing CPR to find a man struck by lightning, EMT Jessica Galvin made the call to treat him on the scene. Her ...

Ohio teen collapses, dies, at haunted house

- 10/24/2014

The Associated Press MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — A 16-year-old girl collapsed at a haunted house attraction in southwest Ohio and died of a heart abnormality. Christian Faith Benge had only ...

W.Va. schools discuss mandated CPR training

- 10/22/2014

By Samuel Speciale The Charleston Daily Mail CHARLESTON, W.Va. — In a corner meeting room on the Capitol’s fourth floor Tuesday, a group of representatives performed cardiopulmonary ...

NY mom holds CPR flash mob

- 10/20/2014

NEWSTEAD, N.Y. — A New York mother held a flash mob on Sunday to teach people hands-only CPR after losing her daughter five years ago during soccer practice. Annette Adamczak said there ...

NY mom holds CPR flash mob

- 10/20/2014

After losing her daughter, 14, to cardiac arrest during soccer practice she hopes the event raised awareness of hands-only CPR and promoted a bill to teach the technique to middle and high school ...

Baby dies after left in car for 6 hours in Oregon

- 10/18/2014

The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. — The father of an Oregon baby who died after being left in a parked car told police that he was supposed to take her to daycare but forgot and went ...

Calif. teen's CPR saves father, impresses responders

- 10/09/2014

By Randi Rossmann The Press Democrat FORESTVILLE, Calif. — With his father slumped unconscious and not breathing on the kitchen floor, 13-year-old Lewis Griffith of Forestville announced ...

11-year-old saves drowning friend with CPR, teaches classmates

- 10/08/2014

The incident has prompted the Calif. girl to take the skill she learned at summer camp and share it fellow students

Firefighter attempts CPR on puppy

- 10/08/2014

panish firefighters used oxygen masks, CPR, and chest massage trying to resuscitate a puppy suffering from smoke inhalation

Fla. youth sports, community groups gain access to free AEDs

- 10/03/2014

By Beth Reese Cravey The Florida Times-Union JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — An electric shock from an automated external defibrillator could have restarted Andrew Cohn’s heart, which stopped ...

Survival Story: Early CPR saves dad suffering heart attack in sleep

- 10/02/2014

His wife began chest compressions on the phone with a dispatcher until EMS arrived as their daughter ran to get the neighbors

Idaho principal’s fatal heart attack inspires emergency medical education

- 10/02/2014

By Julie Wootton The Times-News TWIN FALLS, Idaho — Marjie Atkins taught cardiopulmonary resuscitation for years, but she never expected to use it. That changed Sept. 18 during a ...

CPR instructor's father saved with procedure

- 09/30/2014

By Laura Garcia Victoria Advocate VICTORIA, Texas — Sheri Sklar knows the importance of emergency cardiopulmonary resuscitation. It's her job to teach CPR at Citizens Medical Center. And ...

94-year-old airplane passenger saved from heart failure

- 09/20/2014

Detroit Free Press DETROIT — When a 94-year-old airplane passenger began to shudder with a deadly heart episode in the sky over Milwaukee, two Henry Ford Cardiac Rehabilitation workers ...

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