But do you really know how to do the Heimlich maneuver?
Yesterday, on Good Morning America, senior health and medical editor, Dr. Richard Besser demonstrated how to save a choking victim - whether that person is an adult, a pregnant woman or a child.
Check out the story here: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/OnCall/save-life-choking/story?id=11260813
After you are educated on the Heimlich maneuver, run down to your local American Red Cross chapter and take a first aid and CPR class. You'll learn how to treat wounds, save someone from choking and... you guessed it, how to save a life.