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Our CPR Training Helps Periodontist Save Choking Victim

August 24, 2016

Often as we enter a customer’s office we are greeted with a story of how a skill we taught them was put into practice to save a life. This is what happened when one of our instructors showed up to Dr. Cyril Evian’s office to provide CPR training recently. Dr. Evian relayed that just a couple of weeks […]

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Men at Higher Risk for Cardiac Arrest Deaths

July 29, 2016

New data from the Journal of the American Heart Association shows that men could be at a much higher risk than women for death due to sudden cardiac arrest. The study found that one in nine men face this type of death, while women’s risk is closer to one in 30. “These numbers should raise […]

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Dr. Heimlich Uses His Maneuver for the First Time

June 29, 2016

Although he’s demonstrated it hundreds of times over the years, Dr. Henry Heimlich was recently faced with using his maneuver to actually save a life. The now 96-year-old didn’t hesitate to help when a fellow diner at the assisted living facility started choking. He ended up dislodging the foot from 87-year-old Patty Ris’s throat. Heimlich […]

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