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CPR instructor uses training to save newborn puppy

TALTY, Texas _ Alicia Pederson awoke to her dog Izzy squealing in pain. Alicia knew Izzy was pregnant and due any day. But what she found in her living room at 2 a.m. took her breath away: Two puppies on the floor. One healthy and wriggling. The other cold, gray and seemingly lifeless. “I’m thinking […]

One Beat Project AED Grant Program

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Strangers help save infant’s life on 836 roadside

Aunt of 5-month-old begged for help when baby stopped breathing Author: Alexandra Fruin, Producer, AFruin@wplg.com Published On:  2 h   Updated  2 h MIAMI — An infant is in critical, but stable condition after a medical scare brought traffic to a stop on the Dolphin Expressway Thursday.Five-month-old Sebastian de la Cruz stopped breathing while riding with his aunt on SR […]

High school student resuscitated by principal

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. (WSVN) — A South Florida student literally owes his life to his high school principal. Devon Octave, 15, is ready to leave Miami Children’s Hospital, Wednesday, after spending close to two weeks there. It’s better than the alternative, though, as was clinically dead for seven minutes had it not been for Mater […]

Survival rates improve when police use defibrillators

A program in Rochester, Minn., has put defibrillators in every police car and first-responder vehicle. When so many police vehicles arrive on the scene before ambulances, having the right equipment on-hand can mean the difference between life and death. NBC’s Dr. Nancy Snyderman reports. CLICK HERE TO WATCH VIDEO