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#Choking

# choking - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

'Janey mac, that was a tight one': Ambulance called for Michael Healy-Rae after choking fit
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# Close Shave

'Janey mac, that was a tight one': Ambulance called for Michael Healy-Rae after choking fit

Mar 28th 2017, 3:52 PM 75,523 Views 63 Comments

The Kerry TD’s hands and lips turned purple during the incident.

# choking - Sunday 18 December, 2016

The man who invented the Heimlich manoeuvre has died aged 96
# Henry Heimlich
# Henry Heimlich

The man who invented the Heimlich manoeuvre has died aged 96

Dec 18th 2016, 11:35 AM 9,780 Views 29 Comments

The abdominal thrust rescue, invented in 1974, is thought to have saved tens of thousands of lives.

# choking - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Man dies after choking on rice ball during speed-eating contest
# Japan
# Japan

Man dies after choking on rice ball during speed-eating contest

Nov 23rd 2016, 4:16 PM 13,014 Views 15 Comments

Contestants competed to see how fast they could eat five balls of steamed rice.

# choking - Monday 1 February, 2016

Courtroom packed for first day of renowned DJ's 'sexual beating' trial
# Canada
# Canada

Courtroom packed for first day of renowned DJ's 'sexual beating' trial

Feb 1st 2016, 8:09 PM 37,761 Views 0 Comments

Jian Ghomeshi faces possible life in prison if convicted of four counts of sexual assault and one of overcoming resistance by choking.

# choking - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Three-year-old girl dies after allegedly choking on Kinder Surprise toy
# France
# France

Three-year-old girl dies after allegedly choking on Kinder Surprise toy

Jan 20th 2016, 7:51 PM 25,663 Views 21 Comments

The death is being investigated by a prosecutor in Toulouse.

# choking - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Ambulances are needed for 17 choking incidents every week
# Childcare
# Childcare

Ambulances are needed for 17 choking incidents every week

May 21st 2015, 6:05 AM 8,569 Views 8 Comments

A TD wants to ensure that all childcare staff can deal with such incidents.

# choking - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Household name radio host charged with sexual assault and "choking"
# Canada
# Canada

Household name radio host charged with sexual assault and "choking"

Nov 26th 2014, 11:05 PM 24,074 Views 0 Comments

The case has triggered an uproar in Canada, leading to an urgent public debate on sexual violence in society.

# choking - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

WATCH: Philippines bans ex-NBA player for choking teammate
# Punishment
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# Punishment

WATCH: Philippines bans ex-NBA player for choking teammate

Mar 12th 2013, 10:21 AM 968 Views 0 Comments

Renaldo Balkman, who once played with the New York Knicks, was also fined 250,000 pesos.

# choking - Friday 26 November, 2010

Toddler dies in choking accident at creche
# Toddler
# Toddler

Toddler dies in choking accident at creche

Nov 26th 2010, 10:59 AM 957 Views 0 Comments

The little boy had been eating a snack that included carrots when he got into difficulty.