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Hero boys, 9 and 10, keep calm
instructing mother how to perform
CPR on her infant saving its life

Daily Mail [UK], by Nina Golgowski

Original Article

Posted By:Attercliffe, 3/16/2013 11:51:48 AM

A Georgia mother says it was a pair of 9 and 10-year-old neighborhood boys who ran to her rescue and instructed her how to perform CPR on her two-month-old son after hearing her desperate cries for help. When Susanna Rohm’s son Isaiah abruptly stopped breathing on Monday afternoon she was sitting home alone and in her panic lost her cell phone and as she immediately felt any chance of calling 911. ´I was sitting in the living room with the baby and I noticed that he was off that day. He seemed kind of non-responsive to my smile.

Great story. Definitely in the Awww! category.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 3/16/2013 12:00:25 PM     (No. 9228174)

OP, thanks for posting! What a great story; those boys are amazing, so calm throughout the ordeal.

I must say, that baby is a big boy for 11 weeks!

Reply 2 - Posted by: skedaddle, 3/16/2013 12:14:08 PM     (No. 9228186)

I thought the same thing about that big baby boy - must explain the sleep apnea. Hope he outgrows it soon. All three boys are simply adorable.




Reply 3 - Posted by: keeptherepublic, 3/16/2013 12:33:06 PM     (No. 9228214)

God Bless those 2 boys. God has alrready blessed the Mom and Baby. And God Bless the teaerwho hung that poster in the cafeteria

What a great story!

Reply 4 - Posted by: killerbee, 3/16/2013 1:15:11 PM     (No. 9228263)

Smart boys. Lucky mom. We learned infant CPR in pre-birth classes. I´m surprised she didn´t know. Or maybe she´d just forgotten in her distress.

Reply 5 - Posted by: Desperata, 3/16/2013 2:50:31 PM     (No. 9228417)

Both those kids have on a navy collared shirt and tan pants. Uniform=private school, where kids actually learn proactive self-help skills instead of being warehoused for 7 hours. Just a guess - those haircuts keep me from being certain, though.

Reply 6 - Posted by: smcchk, 3/16/2013 4:15:32 PM     (No. 9228494)

Noticed the same thing, #5. What young heroes! What a happy ending.

Reply 7 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 3/16/2013 5:23:48 PM     (No. 9228548)

It´s a charter school in Marietta, GA:





Reply 8 - Posted by: Texan1stCavDad, 3/16/2013 11:15:06 PM     (No. 9228860)

Thanks Atterfor posting. Angels on Mom´s shoulders. Thanks #5-6-7. That explains a lot.

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