Choking: How to Respond

Learn what happens when a person chokes and what to do to help them

Choking: How to Respond

Would you know what to do if someone near you was choking? Dr. Oz gives shows you what happens to the person's airway when food gets stuck and tips for performing the Heimlich maneuver.

How to Respond to Choking, Part 1

How to Respond to Choking, Part 2



5 Things to Say (& Not to Say) If You See Signs of Dementia in a Loved One

Talking to them about it may be uncomfortable, but it's important not to put it off.

Tackling the issue of dementia when it affects someone near and dear is very difficult, and it is hard to know how to discuss the subject with your affected loved one. However, it is important not to put it off. Just try to make sure it is a gentle encounter — for both of you.

Here are the experts' recommendations on having the first talk.

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