choking

Zach Lariviere demonstrates how he used the Heimlich maneuver on Ian Clark  (credit: CBS)

Soldier ‘Stayed Focused’ When Heimlich Wasn’t Working On Friend

A soldier who served in Afghanistan deployed his skills back home by saving a man’s life in Denver last Saturday night.

04/15/2015

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Windsor Boy Saves Brother’s Life In Choking Incident

A family in Windsor is counting their blessings after a young boy nearly choked to death on a piece of candy.

11/17/2013

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It’s Not Only Hot Dogs

We can’t protect our children from every danger in the world, but one area where we can do better is food. Not “the eating,” but the prevention of choking. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at a new study that examines the foods most likely to block an airway.

07/29/2013