First Aid for Choking


Two weeks ago I posted an article about the Top 10 Choking Hazards for Children. Well, this past Shabbat, my family was sitting around the table, and my 5-year-old Moriah started making funny sounds. It turns out she was choking on a piece of lettuce. The choking only lasted about 5 seconds, and my husband immediately dislodged the lettuce from her throat, but that was officially TERRIFYING.

Please watch these short videos to learn how to help a choking child or baby– just in case….

First Aid for Child over Age of 1

First aid for Choking Baby

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One comment

  1. Tamar Miller

    thanks so much Jenny! these techniques are so crucial for every parent to learn and know well. tizki l’mitzvos for sending these videos.

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