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See this video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8wxanawbQuo&feature=youtu.be    

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An 83-year-old man was rescued from the Ottawa River by a pair of sharp-eyed cyclists after he slipped and fell in while feeding the birds Saturday morning, paramedics say. Shortly after 11 a.m., Ottawa Fire Services received reports that a man had fallen into the water along the Sir George Étienne Cartier Parkway near Shefford Road. Read more here: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/cyclist-rescue-river-1.3287330  

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If you were ever a kid embarking on a new round of swimming lessons at your local pool, you’ll likely recall a particular set of visceral experiences that came with the endeavour. There were the smells (chlorine, shampoo, wet bathing suit left in a plastic bag overnight); the tastes (Aero bar and pickle chips from the vending machine); the sounds (a dull roar of whistles and splashes); and the inevitable feelings of fear, excitement, cold, fatigue and, in small and large measure, pride. Right now, there are 14,761 kids (as well as a few adults) registered in 36 different City...

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Summer Survival with The First Aid Guy on CTV Morning Live. http://t.co/gNy6zHCfdA

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The Kan. boy pulled his grandmother to shore after she fell into the water while fishing, and began chest compressions Read more here: http://www.ems1.com/ems-products/cpr-resuscitation/articles/2871403-Boy-11-pulls-grandmother-from-water-saves-her-with-CPR/  

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