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Heimlich Maneuver

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Edina Third Grader Saves Choking Classmate

Not many third graders can say they saved a classmate’s life. But a 9-year-old boy in Edina can because two weeks ago, he was able to rescue a friend who was choking. It happened at Concord Elementary School in Edina during a school picnic. When student Fletcher Dypwick started to choke, his friend Zach Furman successfully performed the Heimlich maneuver.

06/04/2014

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St. Michael Boy Saves Choking Friend During Lunch

A 13-year old St. Michael boy is being hailed the “lunchroom hero” after saving his friend with the Heimlich maneuver.

12/22/2011

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