Officials with the Sheriff's Office said the baby was 20 days old and was not conscious or breathing. When Dodson arrived, he cleared the child's airway and began performing the Heimlich maneuver for infants.
The teen's doctors said their research underscores "the need for further research into all potentially toxic components of e-liquids and tighter regulation of e-cigarettes."
Swallowing is one of the most obvious functions the epiglottis serves because it covers the airway, or larynx, when you eat and drink.
A team of international researchers led by a Texas A&M University mathematician recently published its findings from an 18-month study tha…
By RANDOLPH E. SCHMID