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The PulsePoint app as viewed on an iPhone. CPR (CBS)

East Bay Firefighters’ Life-Saving Smartphone App Works As Designed When Man Needed CPR

A smartphone app pioneered by an East Bay fire department is being credited with saving a life by alerting an off-duty firefighter of someone nearby who needed cardio-pulmonary resuscitation.

06/02/2014

The PulsePoint website (PulsePoint)

Silicon Valley App Alerts CPR Providers Of Nearby Emergencies

There are many CPR apps out there, but not like the one unveiled in Silicon Valley Tuesday. It can alert a nearby person with CPR training that someone is in need of assistance.

02/15/2012

Alfonso Garcia

Berkeley Teen Uses His Miraculous Recovery To Help Others

A Berkeley teenager who was told last year that he had a week to live, will throw out the first pitch at Wednesday’s San Francisco Giants game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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