CPR

Always call 9-1-1 or ask someone else for help before performing CPR.  CPR is an emergency technique used to revive a person whose heart or breathing has stopped. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

High School Student Saved By Staff After Near Drowning In Pool

School staff pulled him out of the water and began administering CPR and by the time EMS arrived, he was breathing on his own.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2014

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FDA Warns That Recalled Defibrillators May Fail In Emergencies

They’re supposed to make the difference in cases of life and death, but the government says certain heart devices may fail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2013

Learning CPR Procedures (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Learning CPR Could Help You Save A Life

If someone collapsed in front of you, would you know what to do to keep that person alive?

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2013

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Man’s Heart Stops While Casting Ballot Wants To Know If He Finished Voting After Revived

The man was voting at the Southfield Township Clerk’s office and fortunately a registered nurse well-versed in giving CPR, was sitting nearby.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2012

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Michael Zuke: A Difference Maker In The Community

Michael Zuke of Rochester Hills says last June 29th started like any other. He was working as a life guard at the Great Oaks Country Club, scanning the pool where there were dozens of people at play. Then he heard the screaming.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2012

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Farmington To Offer Free CPR Training For High School Students

The Farmington Hills Fire Department and City of Farmington Department of Public Safety, in partnership with Farmington Public Schools, is offering free CPR training to high school students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2012

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U-M Fan To Be Honored For Saving Rival Fan’s Life

An unsuspecting Michigan fan who helped save the life of a Notre Dame fan during the football game at the Big House on September 10, is being honored Saturday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011

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Watching One Minute Video Can Help You Save Someone’s Life

Got a minute? Then you can learn how to help save someone’s life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2011

15-Year-Old Boy Dies In ATV Accident

Family members pulled the ATV off the teen and gave him CPR, but were unable to revive him.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2011

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Study Shows CPR Assistance Devices Boost Survival by 53 Percent

A study published in the Jan. 18 Lancet medical journal shows CPR performed with two experimental devices can increase survival after an out-of-hospital cardiac event by 53 percent. Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak was one of 29 hospitals and 43 EMS agencies in seven U.S. locations that participated in the study.

01/20/2011

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