• Kids
    Heimlich Maneuver
    Special Heimlich Maneuvers for Special Situations
    Special Heimlich Maneuvers for Special Situations First Aids The “finger sweep” is a technique that can be used if you can see the object causing the choking (in adults and children). If the person in trouble is not someone in your family, d...
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    Choking
    Choking Hazards
    Choking Hazards There are countless things a baby or small child could choke on in your house, and a baby will put anything in his mouth. That's why keeping small objects out of reach is so important. Among the major choking hazards are coins, p...
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    Choking
    Choking Hazards
    Choking HazardsChildren four and under run the greatest risk for choking. Any food that blocks a child's small airway and cuts off her oxygen supply can lead to death. Some foods are more dangerous than others. Slippery food or foods that are har...