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CPR Story

Sometimes I find it hard to write. So I go seaching the internet for interesting info. I found this little bit. Sorry it is not mine but I think you will like it any ways. Thanks http://www.nyheartsaversofamerica.com/CPR_Story.html

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Vengeful teeth-pulling dentist story deemed a hoax

Let this be a reminder to you to not burn any bridges but also some jokes are just plain funny. Remember the tale of the jilted Polish dentist who pulled all the pearly whites from the mouth of her ex-boyfriend? Turns out the story has no teeth. The report that dentist Anna Mackowiak removed all […]

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When AED’s Fail…

This was taken from an article written on ABC’s website. Make sure to check your AED. When Ralph Polanec collapsed June 25 at his Washington, D.C., gym, staff members thought they could save him with a shock from their automated external defibrillator. But when they tried to turn it on, nothing happened. The device didn’t […]

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How long does CPR last???

I am often asked how long someone will have to perform CPR. Sometimes its only a few minutes. Sometimes its a lot longer. I found this article and decided to share. How long is the longest you had to do CPR? Minnesota man Howard Snitzer survived for an incredible 96 minutes without a pulse thanks […]

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CPR Success Stories

I like to show you some stories of CPR success stories. I got this from a website I found. www.cpr-ect.com If you have any stories please feel free to post them. CPR Save’s Man’s Life in Ross Two Marin mothers saved a San Francisco man’s life last weekend using CPR. Jennifer Ani of San Rafael […]

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Fabrice Muamba ‘in effect’ dead for 78 minutes

If there was somehow any doubt as to just how impressive the efforts to save Bolton’s 23-year-old defender Fabrice Muamba after he collapsed on the pitch from a cardiac arrest during Saturday’s FA Cup quarterfinal against Tottenham, the latest details to emerge should clear it up. Muamba’s heart stopped beating on its own for a […]

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