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2010-06-09 08:13:00

NATICK, Mass., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- That's the message of Drs. Roya Sayadi and Joel Herskowitz.

2010-04-27 08:30:00

CINCINNATI, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Decades before there was a Dancing with the Stars, there was a network television show that ran for 11 years that was all about dancing with the famous.

2009-04-22 11:28:28

Kelly Breslin, the daughter of journalist and author Jimmy Breslin, has died at the age of 44, a spokeswoman for New York's Bellevue Hospital Center said. The New York Post said Breslin died Tuesday night after collapsing early Friday at a Manhattan restaurant where she had been celebrating a friend's birthday. Kelly Breslin's family told the newspaper she choked while eating at L'Express.

2009-04-20 09:14:30

Writer Jimmy Breslin's 44-year-old daughter is on life support in New York's Bellevue Hospital Center after choking in a Manhattan restaurant, her family said. L'Express owner Simon Oren told the New York Post his restaurant staff didn't perform the Heimlich maneuver on Kelly Breslin because she didn't appear to be choking.

2009-03-24 16:01:37

A pet parrot was honored with the Colorado Red Cross' Animal Lifesaver Award after it alerted a babysitter that a baby was choking. Willie the parrot, owned by Megan Howard, was given the award at a ceremony Friday that was also attended by Colorado Gov.

2008-09-09 00:00:26

By Simon Cameron Would you know what to do in a medical emergency? You might think so, but a little knowledge can be a dangerous thing, says A&E doctor Simon Cameron A little knowledge is widely recognised as being a bad thing.

2008-08-02 03:00:31

By Jennifer Gokhman, Tri-Valley Herald, Pleasanton, Calif. Aug. 2--TRACY -- Sixth-grade students at North Elementary School were excited to receive infant mannequins on their desks Thursday. They were supposed to treat them as real human babies and handle them gently while learning infant CPR.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.