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Near Drowning
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Near Drowning
"Near drowning" means a person almost died from not being able to breathe (suffocating) under water. If a person has been rescued from a near-drowning situation, quick first aid and medical attention are very important.
  • Choking
  • Frothy Sputum
  • Gasping For Breath
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  • Recreation submersion accident
  • Accidental submersion in bath
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  • Falling through thin ice
  • Inability to swim or panic while swimming
  • children unattended around bathtubs and...
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Near-drowning is a term used to describe almost dying from suffocating under water. It is the last stage before actual drowning, which often...
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