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A couple of half a minute? Anything under 5 minutes is a 90% chance of being safe if resuscitated. Drowning people don't make much noise because they are too distracted by the water. They only fill their lungs significantly after becoming unconscious. simple description: https://www.dedhamhealthfoundation.org/water/victim-recognition/stages-of-drowning/ ...


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Some hypnotics — the active component of sleeping medications — act as central nervous system (CNS) depressants, which in turn depress breathing or respiration, especially when mixed with other drugs, such as alcohol. If your breathing slows sufficiently and is arrested, as can be caused by an overdose of CNS depressants, your vital organs will be starved ...


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