Today marks national Restart a Heart Day, aiming to raise awareness of cardiac arrests.
One north-east man is used to teaching CPR to youngsters as part of his job – but was surprised to discover his daughter trying to get in on the act.
A family aiming to teach children essential life-saving skills has already visited three schools.
Norman Milne adapted his CPR skills to treat his pet after she stopped breathing following the accident in Banff.
A life-saving scheme piloted by north-east firefighters could be rolled out if details can be agreed, the health secretary has suggested.
Watchdog: Patient who suffered cardiac arrest during operation at Aberdeen hospital was treated correctly
A man who suffered a cardiac arrest during an operation at an Aberdeen hospital was treated correctly, a watchdog has ruled.
CPR workshops will be held in libraries to promote awareness and develop first-aid skills.
A group of lifesavers based in Aberdeen have been honing their skills thanks to a hi-tech dummy.
A north-east community life-saving group has launched an awareness drive to educate people about public defibrillators.
A north-east rugby player has been reunited with the teammates who saved his life after his heart stopped for seven minutes.
Aberdeen shoppers are to be given free lessons on how to do CPR.
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.
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.
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.