The wife of a man who almost died after his heart stopped for seven minutes has raised more than £2,500 for a new defibrillator to “save another life”.
A north-east volunteer group’s take on a viral song captured the attention of two of daytime TV’s biggest stars.
A 33-year-old dad-of-two lay on a rugby pitch without a heartbeat for seven minutes as his team-mates battled to save his life.
A campaign featuring TV presenter Carol Smillie performing CPR to the tune of a famous Proclaimers hit has helped Scots become more confident in carrying out the procedure.
Bystanders who witness someone going into cardiac arrest could soon become lifesavers thanks to a new project which aims to map all of Britain’s public defibrillators.
Volunteers from local charity St John Scotland will be teaching lifesaving CPR techniques to people of all ages at Echt Show on Saturday.
A police dog named Poncho has gone viral by showing off his life-saving skills.
Aberdeen City Council is to work with a major charity to bring forward proposals to introduce CPR training in secondary schools.
An MSP has written to the city council urging it to back a CPR training scheme for school staff and young people.
A woman brought her partner back from the dead by giving him CPR – despite not being fully trained in how to perform the life-saving technique.
A heartbroken mum has launched an awareness campaign after her 18-month daughter suffocated under a stuffed toy.
Rail travellers passing through key stations around the country were today to be given the chance to learn life-saving skills.
Firefighters in Bakersfield, California, revived a pet dog after discovering him unconscious in a burning home.
A quick-thinking mechanic who saved the life of a teacher urged others to learn CPR as he received an award.
A man has praised the initiative of sports centre staff after they saved his life during an exercise class.
A pupil from an Aberdeen school has been honoured by Robert Gordon University (RGU) after saving the life of an elderly neighbour.