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The Changing World of CPR

By Valerie Moses My first introduction to CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) took place when I was in middle school. As pre-teens hoping to make some extra money, my sister and I had signed up for a babysitting course with the American … Continue reading

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Red Cross to honor Southeastern University lifeguards for saving boy from drowning

LAKELAND, FL (JULY 27, 2009) – Every time someone saves a life, it’s a cause for celebration. That’s why on Monday, July 27, the American Red Cross will honor two Southeastern University lifeguards for recently saving the life of a … Continue reading

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Spanish CPR classes now available at Polk County Chapter

Chapter celebrates CPR/AED Awareness Week with new classes (Winter Haven, FL) May 28, 2009 – After numerous community requests to have local Health & Safety classes available in Spanish, the Polk County Chapter now has Spanish-speaking instructors. As part of … Continue reading

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Two Women Save Winter Haven Toddler from Drowning

Two-Year-Old Boy Alive Today Because of Quick Thinking and Red Cross Training WINTER HAVEN (Jan. 18, 2009) — Oct. 18, 2008, it was a typical late autumn Saturday in Central Florida. Tony and Teresa Butler were hosting a birthday party … Continue reading

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