Tag Archives: Child

Toddler Chokes on Chocolate and is saved with LifeVac Device

2-Year-Old Girl Saved from Choking on Chocolate – #255

LifeVac is happy to share news of our 255th life saved On January 7th we received news that a 2-year-old little girl began choking on a chocolate bar with almonds.  The food caused a severe blockage and the child was not able to breathe.  The parent performed back slaps at least 5 times with no […]

LifeVac Saves Young Girl from Choking

LifeVac Saves Young Girl Choking on Candy – #252

LifeVac registers its 252 life saved It has been reported to us that on January 6th a 7-year-old girl choked on a sucker (candy) causing a blockage in her airway.  Choking rescue procedures were followed but failed.  The child was laid down and LifeVac was applied by the parent.  On the second place, push, pull […]

LifeVac Saves 250th life

LifeVac Saves 2-Year-Old Boy from Choking on Apple – #250

LifeVac registers 250th life saved It was reported to us on January 3rd that a 2-year-old boy in California choked on an apple. The child’s mother performed the Heimlich and back blows both of which failed. LifeVac was used twice and dislodged obstruction saving his life. “Yes, it saved his life! An ambulance was on […]

LifeVac Saves 8-Month-Old from Choking

LifeVac Saves 8-Month-Old from Choking – #247

LifeVac is delighted to announce our 247th life saved It has been reported to us that on December 31st an 8-month-old baby girl choked on mashed bananas. The parent performed back slaps but unfortunately, the protocol was unsuccessful. The child was placed on her back and LifeVac was used.  On the first place, push-pull motion […]

LifeVac Saves 7 Year Old from Choking

LifeVac Saves 7-Year-Old from Choking on Quarter – #246

LifeVac announces our 246th life saved It has been reported to us that on December 10th LifeVac was used to help save the life of a 7-year-old boy. The child was choking on a quarter causing a partial obstruction.  Choking rescue procedures were performed by the child’s parent but failed.  LifeVac was then applied to […]

LifeVac Saves 245th Life in Choking Emergency. Another child.

LifeVac Saves 11-Month-Old from Choking – #245

LifeVac announces our 245th life saved It was reported to us on December 27th that LifeVac was to help save the life of another child.  An 11-month-old boy began choking on an ice cube causing him to not be able to breathe.  His parents followed choking rescue procedures but were unsuccessful in dislodging the obstruction.  […]

Teen girl saved by LifeVac on Christmas Day

Teenager Saved with LifeVac on Christmas Day – #242

LifeVac registers its 242nd life saved.  It has been reported to us that LifeVac was utilized again on Christmas Day.  A 15-year-old girl began choking on a piece of shrimp that caused a blockage to her airway.  Her mother immediately performed choking rescue procedures seeing her daughter in distress, but protocol failed. LifeVac was used […]

LifeVac Saves Another Child from Choking

LifeVac Saves Girl Choking on Piece of Sausage – #241

LifeVac is thrilled to announce our 241st life saved.  It was reported to us on Christmas day that a 9-year-old girl choked on a piece of sausage.  Choking rescue procedures were followed but were unsuccessful in dislodging the obstruction.  Thankfully a mom that was visiting the family had a LifeVac in her car.  She used […]

LifeVac Saves Baby Girl from Choking. This is the 240th life saved

LifeVac Saves 6-Month-Old Baby Girl – #240

LifeVac is delighted to announce our 240th life saved.  A 6-month-old girl choked on a piece of a pear.  Choking rescue procedures were performed but were unsuccessful. LifeVac was used one time and dislodged the obstruction saving the child’s life.  “We were able to get the piece of pear out immediately after use.” Father’s testimonial: […]

Picture of Bagel. Child Saved from Choking on Bagel

6-Year-Old Saved from Choking with LifeVac – #239

LifeVac announces our 239th life saved. It has been reported to us that on December 23rd a 6-year-old girl began choking on a bagel. The bagel caused a partial obstruction to the child’s airway. Choking rescue procedures were performed by the child’s mother but failed. The child was placed on her back and the rescue […]