Mayo Clinic Nurse Saves Baby From Choking While At Rochester RestaurantBrad Burt has been a nurse for nearly a decade, now at the Mayo Clinic working with kids. But it was while he was out to lunch recently when he really had to put basic first aid training to the test.
Andover And Oak Grove Fire Departments Use CPR To Save Twin FawnsThe Andover and Oak Grove Fire Department crews used CPR on a pair of twin fawns stuck in water, the Andover Fire Department said in a Facebook post Tuesday. The fawns were trapped in water in Oak Grove, the department said.
Wife Saves Husband's Life Twice, Thanks To CPR TrainingOn March 10, Rich Peil came inside from plowing snow, sat down on the couch, and had a heart attack. Less then two weeks later, it happened again.
'Is He Giving It CPR?': Body Camera Captures Driver Helping SquirrelBody cameras from a Twin Cities police department captured officers giving high-fives to a young driver after he appeared to successfully give CPR to a stunned squirrel.
Couple Meets 911 Operator Who Helped Save Man's Life For First TimeIt rarely happens, but today, a 911 dispatcher got the chance to meet a man in person he helped save--over the phone.
Man Tried To Drown Himself, Now Suing Police Who Saved His LifeA Virginia pool worker, who tried to drown himself during a bipolar episode, is now suing the police officers and lifeguard who saved him because they allegedly took too long to do it.
Campaign Aims To Teach People How To Respond In An EmergencyA nationwide campaign is underway to teach people how to respond in emergencies.
Get Trained On How To Perform CPRThe national survival rate for cardiac arrest is only 8 percent, but CPR can double or triple a person's chance of survival.
2 Weeks After Cardiac Arrest, Rush City Teen Back At SchoolA teenager is back at school two weeks after he went into cardiac arrest during gym. Last month, Jared Loomis collapsed during Phys. Ed. at Rush City High School. He went into cardiac arrest and he wasn't breathing.
Lifesavers Honored For Helping Heart Attack VictimA Twin Cities dad is alive thanks to the quick-thinking of strangers. VT collapsed on the tennis court at Lifetime Fitness in White Bear Lake on July 30, going into cardiac arrest while getting ready to serve in a tennis game.
2-Year-Old Found Unresponsive In Golden Valley PoolA 2-year-old Golden Valley boy was found in the bottom of his outdoor pool on Monday.
Maple Lake Native Remembered For Helping Invent CPREvery day, people around the world are brought back to life thanks to his simple procedure. Sadly, Dr. James Jude passed away at the age of 87 at his home in Coral Gables, Florida.
Minnesota Native Who Helped Pioneer Key CPR Technique Dies At 87Dr. James Jude, one of the experts credited with pioneering life-saving cardiopulmonary resuscitation, has died. The Minnesota native was 87.
Sheriff: Montana Man Drowns In Hackensack LakeThe Cass County Sheriff's Department says a man drowned Tuesday evening in a Hackensack lake. Deputies were called to a home on Ten Mile Lake just before 5:30 p.m. on a report of a medical emergency.
Woman Rescued From Lake Harriet After 7 Minutes UnderwaterA 20-year-old woman was rescued from the waters of Minneapolis' Lake Harriet Wednesday afternoon. Police say the emergency happened just before 5 p.m. at the lake's North Beach. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says the 20-year-old woman and a 17-year-old girl were swimming about 50 feet from shore near a swimming raft when both went underwater.