CPR

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Save A Life, Learn CPR

Sudden Cardiac Arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. It’s what almost claimed the life of KDKA-TV News Anchor Susan Koeppen. But, she is alive in part to the quick action of some passers-by who performed CPR.

05/22/2012

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Citizens Bank Employees Perform CPR On Collapsed Landscaper

A landscape worker was working in downtown Pittsburgh when he suffered a heart attack. Jimmy Koville was cutting grass in Gateway Center near the Citizens Bank when he collapsed behind the bushes.

05/10/2012

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Local Woman Helps Save Man With CPR

During KDKA-TV’s 5 p.m. newscast on Nov. 3, Donna Fryer was watching a story on how to give CPR. Little did she know that she would use what she learned in that story just six days later.

03/02/2012

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West Penn Hospital STAR Center Offers Free CPR Classes

For people whose hearts stop, bystander CPR is done in only one in three instances and only half the time it’s done right.

02/10/2012

Susan’s Story: Life-Saving CPR

Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. It is what almost claimed the life of KDKA-TV News Anchor Susan Koeppen. But she is alive thanks in part to the quick action of friends and some passerby’s who performed CPR.

02/03/2012

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Susan’s Story: CPR Training Can Save Lives

Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States.

02/03/2012

Free CPR & AED Training

West Penn Allegheny’s STAR Center is providing free CPR and AED training in honor of Heart Health Month, which is next month.

01/25/2012

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11-Year-Old Boy Pulled From Swimming Pool Has Died

A boy found at the bottom of a swimming pool has died. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s office plans to perform an autopsy Saturday on 11-year-old Christopher Myers.

06/03/2011

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Sheriff’s Deputies Revive McKeesport Officer

A 43-year-old McKeesport police officer was in full cardiac arrest when two Allegheny County Sheriff’s deputies revived him on a stairwell between the first and second floors of the Allegheny County Courthouse. The incident took […]

KDKA-TV–11/08/2010

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