May 27, 2016

How nice! The 96 year old who developed and popularized the "Heimlich Maneuver" for helping a choking victim, Dr. Henry Heimlich, for the very first time in his life actually used his own technique to save someone. He was able to rescue a fellow nursing home resident from choking on her food.

h/t Jamie. Open thread below...

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