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From TheJournal.ie 'Thumper': The life-saving device that allows the Coast Guard to start CPR while a patient is being winched to safety First Aid

'Thumper': The life-saving device that allows the Coast Guard to start CPR while a patient is being winched to safety

The Thumper is attached to a stretcher, meaning chest compressions can begin as soon as the patient is strapped in.

From TheJournal.ie 'We were so lucky that day': Nurse who saved Dublin Bus driver helps launch nationwide CPR training Heart Attack

'We were so lucky that day': Nurse who saved Dublin Bus driver helps launch nationwide CPR training

The Irish Heart Foundation aims to train as many as 100,000 people within two years.

From TheJournal.ie 'You're just buying time': Former Tipperary captain describes performing CPR on man Cardiac Arrest

'You're just buying time': Former Tipperary captain describes performing CPR on man

Ger ‘Redser’ O’Grady was speaking after he may have saved a man’s life by performing CPR on him in Thurles last Friday.

From TheJournal.ie Stop breathing in a public place? If you're a man you're far more likely to receive CPR Gender Divide

Stop breathing in a public place? If you're a man you're far more likely to receive CPR

Men were 1.23 times more likely than women to receive CPR in a public place, according to new research.

From TheJournal.ie Kilkenny mother starts petition for all teachers in Ireland to have CPR and first aid training Isabelle's Law

Kilkenny mother starts petition for all teachers in Ireland to have CPR and first aid training

Maria Condon said defibrillators in all schools “is a great idea but is going to be pointless unless all staff are trained”.

From TheJournal.ie Want to know how to do CPR? Watch this video Cardiac Arrest This post contains videos

Want to know how to do CPR? Watch this video

About 5,000 people in Ireland die from sudden cardiac arrest annually.

From TheJournal.ie 'I remember seeing myself on the telly and thinking I looked terrible' Heart Failure

'I remember seeing myself on the telly and thinking I looked terrible'

Michael Lyster wants people to know the symptoms of heart failure, which affects about 90,000 people in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie In 2014, a case similar to Charlie Gard's came before the Irish High Court Life Support

In 2014, a case similar to Charlie Gard's came before the Irish High Court

The case centred on whether or not a baby who had a rare genetic condition should receive CPR or ventilation if their condition deteriorated.

From TheJournal.ie If someone you know goes into cardiac arrest, you're their best chance of survival CPR

If someone you know goes into cardiac arrest, you're their best chance of survival

Every day, 13 people in Ireland die from sudden cardiac arrest.

From TheJournal.ie Gig-goer rescues man from Liffey after concert in the 3Arena

Gig-goer rescues man from Liffey after concert in the 3Arena

Paul Downes rescued the man on Wednesday night.

From TheJournal.ie Firefighters had a busy day dealing with car fires in Dublin Toxic Gas

Firefighters had a busy day dealing with car fires in Dublin

Meanwhile, DFB has encouraged people to learn CPR.

From TheJournal.ie Schoolgirl saved binman's life after he had heart attack outside her house Shankill

Schoolgirl saved binman's life after he had heart attack outside her house

The 16-year-old had recently learned CPR at school.

From TheJournal.ie Kerry teenager who was technically dead for 25 minutes feels he got a second chance Killarney

Kerry teenager who was technically dead for 25 minutes feels he got a second chance

The 17-year-old collapsed when he was coaching during a football match last year.

From TheJournal.ie Irish man saves a woman's life on a London street Lifesaver

Irish man saves a woman's life on a London street

John Reidy reacted when he saw a woman going into a cardiac arrest.

From TheJournal.ie 'Only for you, I'd be visiting a graveside and not a bedside'

'Only for you, I'd be visiting a graveside and not a bedside'

The woman who saved a man by starting CPR when he went into cardiac arrest has met with him and his wife.

Emergency crew revives injured koala 'Sir Chompsalot' using mouth-to-mouth

The poor little critter was hit by a car.

From TheJournal.ie 'A guy collapsed in the gym beside me and I didn't know what to do' First Responders

'A guy collapsed in the gym beside me and I didn't know what to do'

About 14 people collapse and die suddenly in Ireland every day. Groups of trained volunteers across the country are trying to reduce this figure.

From TheJournal.ie Grateful family search for Dublin Airport 'Good Samaritan' Good Samaritan

Grateful family search for Dublin Airport 'Good Samaritan'

When 85-year-old Jack Healy collapsed outside Terminal 2, an American nurse stepped in to administer CPR. Can you help trace her?

Watch: How to perform CPR... with Vinnie Jones and the Bee Gees Save A Life This post contains videos

Watch: How to perform CPR... with Vinnie Jones and the Bee Gees

The beat of the disco legends and the skills of the hardman former footballer come together…