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Emergency Health Procedures (INACTIVE)

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  • Family backs adult care center that refused CPR to dying woman

     
    The family of an 87-year-old woman who died after a staff member at a Bakersfield nursing home refused to perform CPR last week backed the decision and said they do not plan to sue the facility....
  • Baby planners help parents-to-be navigate a life-changing event

    Baby planners help parents-to-be navigate a life-changing event
    In Los Angeles, red carpet treatment is not just for celebrities. Here, mere mortals can find specialists — medical concierges, cat whisperers, image consultants — for almost everything. And that includes experts who are hired to help...
  • Whitney Houston's death: Medics performed CPR for about 20 minutes

    Whitney Houston's death: Medics performed CPR for about 20 minutes
  • PASSINGS: Geraldine Washington, Denise Darcel

    PASSINGS: Geraldine Washington, Denise Darcel
    Geraldine Washington Former head of NAACP's L.A. chapter Geraldine Washington, 81, an educator and civil rights activist who led the Los Angeles chapter of the National Assn. for the Advancement of Colored People for 14 years, died of natural causes...
  • Lawrence R. Newman dies at 86; a prominent advocate for the deaf

    Lawrence R. Newman dies at 86; a prominent advocate for the deaf
    Lawrence R. Newman, a prominent advocate for the rights of the deaf community and a former longtime teacher and administrator at the California School for the Deaf in Riverside, has died. He was 86. Newman, who served two terms as president of the...
  • Robert Schimmel dies at 60; acclaimed comic known for sexually explicit routines

    Robert Schimmel dies at 60; acclaimed comic known for sexually explicit routines
    Robert Schimmel, a critically acclaimed comedian who made audiences squirm and then laugh with X-rated explorations of sexuality and vulnerability usually drawn from his own life, has died. He was 60. Schimmel died Friday at a Phoenix hospice from...
  • Deaths linked to doctor accused of recklessly prescribing painkillers

    Deaths linked to doctor accused of recklessly prescribing painkillers
    As California's top prescriber of narcotic painkillers and other commonly abused drugs, Dr. Nazar Al Bussam made hundreds of thousands of dollars feeding the addictions of strung-out patients who packed into his offices in Downey and Los Angeles,...
  • Baseball: The importance of knowing first aid

     
    Through the years, people have complained when they weren't allowed to coach until they completed a first-aid class and got their certificate. There's a reason for that. It's critical for the safety of the kids. Reseda Cleveland Coach Greg Venger......
  • On Location: Echo Park Film Center teaches kids how to make movies

     
    The Echo Park Film Center serves as a unique community resource center for film, providing free courses to disadvantaged youths to teach them how to make movies and a cinema house where aspiring independent filmmakers can screen their movies....
  • Eel enters man's penis in spa treatment, is surgically removed

    Eel enters man's penis in spa treatment, is surgically removed
    Yes, you read that right. A Chinese man had to have an eel surgically removed from his bladder after a mishap while undergoing an unusual spa treatment. Zhang Nan, a 56-year-old resident of Hubei province, was bathing with live eels, in the hopes that...
  • Whitney Houston: Police see no further criminal investigation

     
     Beverly Hills police said the preliminary coroner's report on the death of Whitney Houston raises no issues that would require further criminal investigation. Detectives from the department have been looking into the circumstances...