They’re supposed to make the difference in cases of life and death, but the government says certain heart devices may fail.
If someone collapsed in front of you, would you know what to do to keep that person alive?
The man was voting at the Southfield Township Clerk’s office and fortunately a registered nurse well-versed in giving CPR, was sitting nearby.
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.
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.
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.
Got a minute? Then you can learn how to help save someone’s life.
Family members pulled the ATV off the teen and gave him CPR, but were unable to revive him.
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.
New guidelines out Monday switch up the steps for CPR, telling rescuers to start with hard, fast chest presses before giving mouth-to-mouth.