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Girl Saves Mom From Choking

Girl Saves Mother's Life Thanks to Mrs. Doubtfire

Adults love to say kids can't learn anything from movies, but Amira Thorton proved that isn't always true. The 7-year-old saved her mother from choking to death using a trick she learned from Mrs. Doubtfire. After hearing a weird noise, Amira ran to the kitchen and performed the Heimlich maneuver on her mother, just like Robin Williams' character did in the film.

To find out more about Amira's heroic deed, read the full story on Huffington Post.

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