American Heart Association

To save drowning victims, a push to get everyone on the same page

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Hundreds of thousands of people worldwide die every year from drowning. Yet efforts to figure out the best way to save them have been hindered by inconsistencies and confusion about how to report the details of these tragic occurrences and their eventual outcomes.

Those much-needed instructions […]

Teen lifeguard saves drowning boy with CPR

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Lifeguard Brianna White surveyed the afternoon crowd on July 9 like she did every day at the community pool in Billings, Montana. Everyone was following the rules. No running, no horseplay.

Then she spotted a 4-year-old boy in the middle of the pool just as he […]

July 28th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |0 Comments