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Heimlich Maneuver

Texas Police Officer Pulls Woman Over, Ends Up Saving Her Life

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.16.2015 | Good News

  When Officer Dustin Clinkscales of the Austin Police Department pulled a woman over earlier this month for a routine traffic stop, he...

An Easy Formula for Answering the Most Important Job Search Question

Steve Dalton | Posted 04.10.2015 | College
Steve Dalton

Imagine you are dining in a restaurant with a friend, and your friend suddenly begins to choke on a piece of food, grabbing for her neck. What do you do? Did you say the Heimlich Maneuver? Hopefully so. The Heimlich's simplicity makes it easy to recall during extremely stressful situations.

What Those Racy Photos of Cowboys' Jerry Jones Represent

Kipp Friedman | Posted 10.13.2014 | Comedy
Kipp Friedman

After repeated attempts for further explanation, Jones finally fessed up to what the grainy photos really represent.

94-Year-Old Heimlich Maneuver Namesake Pens Memoir

AP | LISA CORNWELL | Posted 02.18.2014 | Fifty

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati surgeon who wrote the book on saving choking victims through his namesake Heimlich maneuver has now penned a new bo...

My Husband Saved His Life

Brittany Gibbons | Posted 09.14.2013 | Parents
Brittany Gibbons

Aside from my tear-filled "thank you," in the center of the restaurant, we haven't spoken since 12:05 p.m. Eastern Time. And I only know that because in my clenched hand is my iPhone, still showing the recent call history of 911.

Make Your Own Restaurant Quality Choking Poster!

Lester & Charlie | Posted 06.23.2013 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

Whether you're choking on your Dollar-Menu McNuggets -- or your neighbor is gagging on what Michele Bachmann said on FOX News today -- a restaurant-quality choking poster can come in super-handy!

School Bus Driver Saves Choking Student

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.25.2012 | Impact

When Jim McIntyre took a lifesaving course as part of his training to be a school bus driver in Newport, Ore., he figured he'd never have to use the i...

11-Year-Old 'Heimlich Hero' Saves Choking Friend's Life

Posted 10.23.2012 | Education

Daniel Cunningham is being hailed as the "Heimlich Hero" for a quick-thinking act that saved his friend's life. After lunch at Blue Mountain Middle...

A Preventable Tragedy: Choking to Death in the School Cafeteria

Bettina Elias Siegel | Posted 03.21.2012 | Parents
Bettina Elias Siegel

We can't prevent every conceivable tragedy that might strike our kids at school. But in the case of a choking, physically demonstrating the Heimlich maneuver to school food service workers as part of their regular training hardly seems burdensome.

Rubber Ball Nearly Ends A Denver 3-Year-Old's Life

Posted 01.23.2014 | Denver

It's a moment that all parents fear and hope they never have to face: their child choking. For Denver mother Monte Armstrong, this nightmare came to l...

Will Guzzardi

How Deep Was Gery Chico's Connection To A Tainted Charity? | Will Guzzardi | Posted 06.23.2011 | Chicago

According to documents obtained by Huffington Post Chicago, mayoral candidate Gery Chico appears to have been closely involved with a scandal-plagued ...

First Nighter: Tim Miller's Fiery Anti-Prop 8 "Lay of the Land"

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David Finkle

It looks as if Tim Miller has chosen -- for better or worse (not worse, you hope) -- a long career for himself. Miller is one of the quartet of pe...