Fourth-Grader Saves Best Friend’s Life – ABC News

chokingVictimFourth-Grader Saves Best Friend’s Life – ABC News. We all get tired of hearing about kids bullying other kids, or kids taking guns to school and killing other kids. This is a wonderful story of a 10-year-old child saving his best friends life! There was a ‘treat jar’ of jawbreakers. One child was given one as a reward. He threw it into his mouth where it lodged at the back of his throat cutting off his air supply. When he began banging on the table for attention, his best friend realized he was in trouble and ran over and performed the Heimlich maneuver which dislodged the candy and saved his life! And he had learned about the Heimlich maneuver only two weeks before! This is amazing and special! What a great story! Love it!


About estherlou

My husband and I married in 1970. I am the mother of 2 and grandmother to 5. I share my health stories and my experiences with Thrive. I am reading and writing blogs, watching tv, making jewelry and rosaries, selling in my Etsy store and playing solitaire. I am home bound and add in my physical therapy exercises to my daily routine. I will blog about my progress or anything that catches my attention at that moment. See you around and thanks for stopping by!
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