CPR

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Family Member Saves Baby From Drowning At La Palma Home

A year-old girl who fell in the pool of her La Palma home was saved from drowning by a family member, authorities said Wednesday.

09/17/2014

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Venice Lightning Strike Survivor: Learn CPR And Save A Life

A Venice Beach doctor who was struck by lightning says learning CPR can save a life.

08/28/2014

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Good Samaritan Helps OC Mother Revive Boy, 3, After Near-Drowning In Pool

A 3-year-old boy is recovering Wednesday after nearly drowning in his apartment complex pool while his mother left him unattended.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/13/2014

Kaitlyn Truman is being called a hero for using her lifeguard training to save a 4-year-old girl. (credit: CBS)

Lifeguard Credited With Saving Girl, 4, Who Nearly Drowned In Irvine Pool

Because of Kaitlyn Truman’s quick response the little girl survived.

08/10/2014

Morgan Wilson, student athlete, is fighting for her life. (credit: the Wilson family)

High School Athlete Declared Dead After 8 Days In Medically Induced Coma

Morgan Wilson’s grief-stricken parents are hoping her tragic death will lead to new safety guidelines for other students.

07/16/2014

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2 Die While In Custody Of LA County Sheriff’s Deputies

Two people have died in the custody of Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies.

06/28/2014

A Los Angeles County Fire Department official demonstrates the hands-only CPR technique. (Photo courtesy LA County Fire)

No More Mouth-To-Mouth: ‘Sidewalk CPR’ Training Offers Hands-Only Technique

People across Los Angeles County Thursday learned lifesaving “hands only” cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) techniques.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/05/2014

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2 LAPD Officers Credited With Saving Young Toddler’s Life Following Apparent Seizure

Two LAPD officers of the 77th Division were just about to conclude a routine day on patrol when they ended up saving the life of a young toddler in South Los Angeles on Saturday.

03/25/2014

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South Pasadena Boy Honored For Saving Sister As She Choked On A Grape

A 9-year-old South Pasadena boy was recognized Thursday for helping to save his younger sister as she choked on a grape.

02/13/2014

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El Monte Police Corporal Saves Toddler Choking On Hard Candy

A 2-year-old boy is ready for Christmas, thanks to the presence of an El Monte Police corporal who was ready with his CPR training.

12/23/2013

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Audit Finds LAPD Lax In First Aid, CPR Retraining

An audit says the Los Angeles Police Department has been failing to provide first aid and CPR retraining courses for thousands of its officers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/07/2013

Lorraine Bayless' death sparked outrage when a nurse was heard on a 911 call saying her company policy prevented her from performing CPR on the collapsed woman. (credit: Inside Edition)

Calif. Bill Would Make It Illegal To Bar Life-Saving Help

Lawmakers are sending a bill to Gov. Jerry Brown that would bar employers from having policies that prohibit offering life-saving medical help in an emergency.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/03/2013

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OC Girl, 17, Receives ‘911 Youth Hero Award’ For Saving Her Dad’s Life

A 17-year-old Orange County girl Tuesday received the 2013 911 Youth Hero award.

08/20/2013

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2-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Yorba Linda Pool

Authorities Sunday said a toddler accidentally drowned in the backyard pool of a Yorba Linda home.

07/14/2013

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Bakersfield Senior Home Will Not Be Charged After Nurse’s Refusal To Give CPR To Dying Woman

Bakersfield police said no criminal charges will be filed against anyone connected to an independent living home where a nurse refused a 911 dispatcher’s pleas to perform CPR on a dying 87-year-old resident.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/06/2013

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