May 2015

Interim HealthCare Blogs

Could you save the life of someone choking?

Posted: 5/25/2015 3:27 PM by Interim HealthCare

The Heimlich Maneuver day is an emergency technique for preventing suffocation when a person's airway (windpipe) becomes blocked by a piece of food or other object. It can be used safely on both adults and children, but most experts do not recommend it for infants less than 1 year old.

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