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Mom saves her little toddler from choking with LifeVac

Mom Saves 1-Year-Old Daughter from Choking – 143rd Life Saved

LifeVac is thrilled to share details on our 143rd life saved.  Here is the mom’s testimonial of the frightening choking scare. This precious 1-year-old little girl choked on a hot dog.  “At first I didn’t even realize Bailey was choking. I was at the stove cooking and went over to her high chair to offer her […]

Parents save Toddler from Choking with LifeVac

Parents Save Son from Choking – 142nd Life Saved

LifeVac proudly shares news of our 142nd life saved. Here is the mom’s testimonial of the frightening choking scare her son experienced. “While on a camping trip our son, was eating goldfish while walking around, he’s 21 months. He tripped and fell over something which caused him to choke on the goldfish. He was starting […]

LifeVac Saves Life in Care Home

LifeVac Saves Patient from Choking – 141st Life Saved

LifeVac registers its 141st life saved.  LifeVac used to save another Long Term Care Home Resident in Ontario, Canada! We are delighted to have received the news that LifeVac was used to save an 84-year-old resident on May 15th. The gentleman was sitting in a wheelchair and experienced a full blockage choking emergency. Fast-acting staff […]

LifeVac Saves Patient in Hospital from Choking

LifeVac Saves Elderly Patient from Choking – 140th Life Saved

LifeVac proudly announces our 140th life saved. An elderly patient in a long-term care facility choked on turkey.  Protocol was performed but was unsuccessful. The patient was transported to the hospital where hospital staff scoped the patient but was unable to locate the FBAO. All other rescue methods were attempted and failed.  The nurse practitioner […]

Choking First Aid saves life after Heimlich Fails

LifeVac Saves Teenager from Choking – 139th Life Saved

LifeVac proudly announces its 139th life saved.  An adolescent boy started choking on a piece of chicken causing him to gasp for air as his lips started to turn blue.  Thankfully his father a first responder knew exactly what to do, however, the Heimlich maneuver was unsuccessful.  He quickly grabbed the LifeVac and on the […]

LifeVac saves patient in Care Home

LifeVac Registers 138th Life Saved

It was reported to the team at LifeVac Europe, that LifeVac has been used again within Dovehaven Care Homes to prevent a choking emergency. Thanks to the quick-thinking team within Dovenhaven Care Homes and the use of their LifeVac ACD. LifeVac Prevents Choking Emergency Within Dovehaven Care Homes It’s with great pleasure the team at […]

Choking First Aid saves 137th Life

LifeVac Registers 137th Life Saved

LifeVac proudly announces its 137th life saved!  A 70-year-old female at an adult foster home in Michigan began choking on a mini meatball.  The house mother attempted the Heimlich but unfortunately was unsuccessful. The patient went unresponsive and was laid down.  On the 2-3 attempt of the LifeVac, the meatball popped out, The resident was […]

LifeVac Registers 98th Life Saved

We proudly announce news of the 98th life saved by LifeVac.  A gentleman began choking on a piece of steak causing complete airway obstruction.  BLS protocol was performed but failed to remove the obstruction.  LifeVac was used and cleared the choking victim’s airway and saved his life. Here is the testimonial from the gentleman’s daughter: […]

LifeVac Registers 97th Saved Life

We are excited to announce that LifeVac registers the 97th life saved.  It has been reported to us that once again LifeVac has helped save the life of a choking victim when the BLS protocol was unsuccessful. An individual began choking on a walnut causing an obstructed airway.  After the protocol failed LifeVac was used […]