ARTICLES RELATING TO CHOKING

When should you rush your toddler to the ER?

2017-10-17 10:34

A new survey found that many parents need a refresher course when it comes to especially choking and poisoning emergencies.

Emergency centre saves little boy’s life on opening day

2017-08-17 15:07

The life of a two-year-old boy was saved after he’d been rushed to a newly opened emergency centre

How to help a choking baby

2015-06-24 14:04

Don't panic when your child is choking, just follow these steps.

Choking

2014-09-19 13:40

Small children are most at risk for choking, when an object gets stuck in the airway.

Chunks of foods a hazard for toddlers

2014-01-24 13:53

Big chunks of food could pose a choking hazard for toddlers.

How to do the Heimlich maneuver on a child

2010-08-27 13:45

Make sure you know what to do when your child is choking!

Help a choking baby

2008-09-04 11:08

Know what to do if your baby can’t breathe.

 

What to do if someone’s choking

2017-09-01 09:29

Knowing what to do if someone gets something stuck in their throat and starts choking could save a life.

5 ways to keep your busy toddler safe

2015-09-29 15:07

Now that your little one is walking around, there are a few things which could be dangerous for her. Here are a few to tips to help.

A fat tongue may be disrupting your sleep

2014-10-01 10:12

A study shows that there are increased fat deposits in the tongues of obese people who suffer from sleep apnoea.

Pacifier holding clips recalled – choking threat

2014-01-24 14:56

Baby products manufacturer Playtex, is recalling more than one million pacifier holder clips after it received reports that they develop cracks.

Gallery

How to save a choking child

2014-01-13 14:21
Choking is a terrifying situation - even more so for children. This infographic shows exactly what to do.

Choking is a terrifying situation - even more so for children. This infographic shows exactly what to do.

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First aid for choking

2009-05-21 09:20

Know what to do in this emergency for people of all ages.

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