breath \ 'breth\ n [ME breth]
a. the air taken into or expelled from the lungs. (I was gasping for breath.) b. an inhalation or exhalation of air from the lungs. (She drew in a quick breath.) c. (archaic) the power of breathing; life. d. SPIRIT, ANIMATION— synonyms: life, life force; in one breath : almost simultaneously

Posts tagged "resuscitation"
How to Perform Infant CPR

How to Perform Infant CPR

Infants have different needs when it comes to CPR. Adults most often require it for cardiac arrest, whereas infants more often require CPR as a result of a blocked airway. This also makes it important to start CPR immediately. See how here. Because their airways are narrower and more fragile than adults, its recommended you use...
A Great Shark Revival

A Great Shark Revival

A small crowd of beachgoers in Cape Cod responded quickly to save the life of a great white shark, stranded and slowly suffocating on the shore.Pouring buckets of water on the shark’s body to keep it breathing, they then towed it back and out into the ocean.  A demonstration of good will, kindness and courage....