CPR

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Boy Revived After Being Pulled From Fox Chapel Golf Club Pool

A boy was revived after being pulled from the Fox Chapel Golf Club pool Wednesday night.

07/17/2014

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Unresponsive Hill District Infant Rushed To Hospital, Regains Heartbeat

An infant was rushed to Children’s Hospital from the Hill District Thursday evening after the mother found the child unresponsive.

07/11/2014

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Elizabeth Twp. Fire Company Recipient Of Pet CPR Mask Donations

The Blaine Hill Volunteer Fire Company in Elizabeth Township is very proud of its community-oriented fire protection, and now that protection is no longer limited to just helping humans.

06/24/2014

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Police: Heroin, Morphine Found Near Bed Of Spring Hill Toddler Who Died

Two people were arrested after a young child was found unresponsive at a Spring Hill home.

06/17/2014

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Infant Dies After Needing Medical Attention At Walmart

An infant has died after needing medical attention at a local Walmart.

02/20/2014

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Local Emergency Medical Professional Sees Void In School Bus Driver Training

It is a daily routine of trust. Our children climb onto school buses and parents believe in the highly-trained professionals behind the wheel.

02/18/2014

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Nurse Holiday Shopping Performs CPR On Woman In Cardiac Arrest At Walmart

A local woman who was finishing her holiday shopping was thrust into the middle of a life-changing and potentially life-saving situation.

12/16/2013

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Importance Of CPR At Forefront During National Awareness Week

It is possible that a lot has changed since you learned CPR, and the people at the American Heart Association are using National CPR and AED Awareness Week to spread the word.

06/04/2013

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Parent Company Of Calif. Facility Caught Up In CPR Controversy Operates 3 Local Facilities

For seven minutes and 16 seconds last Tuesday, a 911 dispatcher pleaded with a nurse to begin CPR on 87-year-old Lorraine Bayless.

03/05/2013

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Controversy Brewing Over Performing CPR

Controversy has sparked over whether CPR would have saved the life of an 87-year in California.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/05/2013

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Cooling Is Key To Protecting Organs After Prolonged CPR

It’s a heart condition with no warning signs — not even chest pains — but it can quickly escalate into a medical emergency, even death.

01/10/2013

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Susan’s Story: 1 Year Later, It’s Become Your Story, Too

It’s been a remarkable year for KDKA-TV News Anchor Susan Koeppen. Last Nov. 20, while out running with friends, she collapsed on the street – a victim of sudden cardiac arrest. We’ve shared the story of the strangers who stepped in and saved her life.

11/20/2012

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Hampton Girl Performs CPR On 4-Year-Old Cousin

A 10-year-old girl from Hampton who learned CPR in a babysitting class never dreamed she would put it to use so soon. Brooke Hathhorn was visiting relatives in Wisconsin when her 4-year-old cousin Noah fell into a swimming pool at a water park.

08/01/2012

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CPR Awareness Week Aims To Get More People Certified

Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. This week is CPR Awareness Week and organizations like the American Heart Association and the Red Cross are encouraging people to get certified.

06/08/2012

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Cardiac Arrest Survivor Meets Those Who Saved His Life

It has been estimated that only five percent of patients who suffer sudden cardiac arrest survive. On Friday, one of the lucky ones had a chance to meet the men and women who saved his life.

06/08/2012

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