WATCH THIS: Father Saves His Own Son’s Life By Performing The Heimlich Maneuver


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Watch this incredible video of a Chassidish father performing the Heimlich maneuver, saving the life of his son who was choking.

Berry Weiss was working in the kitchen of Yeshiva Yam HaTalmud in Montreal on Monday, when his 14-year-old son paid him a visit. While eating a peach, his son began choking. Berry, who is a Montreal Hatzolah member, quickly sprang into action and was B”H able to save his son’s life.

Abdominal thrusts is a first aid procedure used to treat upper airway obstructions by foreign objects. The term Heimlich maneuver is named after Dr. Henry Heimlich, who first described it in 1974.

The Heimlich Maneuver has saved millions of lives in the years since.


  1. Hey don’t call it the “Heimlich Maneuver”, you might get sued! It’s now referred to as “Abdominal Thrusts”!
    I am NOT kidding!

  2. I Know him personally, Quiet Unassuming person who since joining hatzalah saved lots of lives in Montreal & Would do anything to save anyones Life not only his own son’s.