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New Jersey Requires Students To Get CPR Lessons

New Jersey high school students will be required to have CPR training starting this year.

08/20/2014

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The Emergency First Aid And Treatment Guide App

The Emergency First Aid and Treatment Guide app has easy to follow instructions on what to do for dozens of emergencies, ranging from burns and bites to CPR.

10/15/2013

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Philadelphia Man Survives Near-Drowning At Pool In Cherry Hill

A man is recovering in the hospital after nearly drowning in a pool at Kingston Estates Swim Club in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.

08/18/2013

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Red Cross Urges Families To Learn CPR In Preparation For Summer

The Red Cross wants families to be properly prepared when it comes to pool safety, and that means making sure you are using the right kind of CPR.

06/02/2013

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Police Rescue Woman From Delaware River

The incident happened shortly after 9 a.m. on Saturday. The Philadelphia Police Marine Unit was called to the location just behind Sugar House Casino along Delaware Avenue.

05/04/2013

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Do Not Resuscitate

A Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) order is a type of legal form that indicates that a patient should not be offered CPR or other life sustaining measures. When does it apply?

04/04/2013

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Youth Sports Safety Action Plan Proposed To Lawmakers

Not surprisingly, we’ve learned that school sports aren’t always fun. Fortunately, the Youth Sports Safety Alliance has proposed some major safety changes.

03/11/2013

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Young Delaware Child Makes Life-Saving 911 Call

A seven-year-old Delaware girl has been credited with saving her mother’s life after placing a 911 call.

08/03/2012

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Girl Rescues Grandfather From Montgomery County Pool

Paul Kennedy owes his life to his 14-year-old granddaughter after he became unconscious in a swimming pool.

07/27/2012

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Heart Association’s New ‘Stayin Alive’ PSA Makes CPR Easy

“In the center of the chest to the beat of “Stayin Alive”. That is the beat we need you to keep. Keep that beat until paramedics arrive.”

06/06/2012

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Local Red Cross Chapters Offer Babysitting Courses For Summer Sitters

The American Red Cross offers a class for prospective babysitters to prepare them for what they may encounter.

05/27/2012

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Heart Association Fundraiser Honoring Richie Ashburn Is Next Week At Phillies’ Ballpark

It’s the 15th annual “Richie Ashburn Home Runs for Heart,” where, for a $400 donation, you can step up to the plate at Citizens Bank Park and swing away.

04/27/2012

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Burlington County Pastor Revived By Congregation After Suffering Heart Attack

A pastor in Lumberton, Burlington County is lucky to be alive after collapsing from a heart attack during his Easter Sunday service.

04/25/2012

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Death Of 3-Month-Old Delaware Boy Investigated As Suspicious

Police in Delaware are investigating the suspicious death of an infant.

11/11/2011

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8-Year-Old Philadelphia Boy Drowns In New Castle County Pool

Police in New Castle County are investigating the drowning death of an 8-year-old Philadelphia boy.

08/09/2011

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