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Delay in infant death trial: 4-month-old had alcohol in system - American Press

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Delay in infant death trial: 4-month-old had alcohol in system
American Press
The autopsy was part of a routine sudden infant death investigation conducted after Lake Charles police received a call July 14, 2016 about a dead infant at a Fox Run Drive apartment. The child had been found lying face down but had no signs of ...

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Infant's death caused by SIDS - Daily Inter Lake

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 20:09

Infant's death caused by SIDS
Daily Inter Lake
Authorities have ruled the cause of death of 7-month-old Kobiya Ivan Joseph Broad of Evergreen as Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). According to Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry, the diagnosis followed a standard investigation and complete ...

What causes sudden infant death syndrome? - The Sun

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 08:00

The Sun

What causes sudden infant death syndrome?
The Sun
Co-sleeping – where parents sleep with their baby on a bed, sofa or chair – is also thought to be associated with sudden infant death syndrome. Babies who die from the syndrome are thought to have trouble regulating their heart rate, breathing and ...

Heartbroken mum's warning after seven-month-old son died from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome despite her following ... - The Sun

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 04:06

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Heartbroken mum's warning after seven-month-old son died from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome despite her following ...
The Sun
The baby boy was not suffocated by his bedding, an inquest heard, and had instead died of natural causes. It was initially feared he had been suffocated by his bedding because he liked to cuddle it while in his cot. Andrea, from Cleethorpes ...
Heartbroken mum's warning after loss of baby at seven months to Sudden Infant Death SyndromeGrimsby Telegraph

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CDC: Infant mortality improves in South Carolina | Your Health ... - Charleston Post Courier

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 22:03

Charleston Post Courier

CDC: Infant mortality improves in South Carolina | Your Health ...
Charleston Post Courier
A new CDC report shows the infant mortality rate in South Carolina vastly improved between 2005 and 2014, even though it remains higher than the national ...

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Baby boxes provided to parents to avoid sudden infant death syndrome - Pulse Headlines

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 10:09

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Baby boxes provided to parents to avoid sudden infant death syndrome
Pulse Headlines
“These deaths can include accidental overlying when the baby's sharing a surface with another person, suffocation when they get trapped under blankets or in pillows, strangulation if something wraps around the baby's neck, entrapment when the baby gets ...
Baby Boxes: What Can They Do To Stop Sudden Infant Death Syndrome?Tech Times
Can free baby boxes help in fighting Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)?Normangee Star
New research shows old teaching on how to put babies to sleep was wrong, led to infant deathsChattanooga Times Free Press
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Pink and Blue Day Raises Awareness for Sudden Infant Death ... - wnep.com

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 16:17

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Pink and Blue Day Raises Awareness for Sudden Infant Death ...
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DUNMORE -- March 24th marks the annual Pink and Blue Day, aimed to raise awareness for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). The colors ...

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The infant twins who died — A mystery I can't stop thinking about - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 10:20

New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

The infant twins who died — A mystery I can't stop thinking about
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
If it were one child, you'd think Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. That it was twins, dying the same morning, makes that seemingly impossible. I've heard people speculate perhaps they had a congenital heart condition. Okay, but again, for it to strike ...
LISTEN: Twins' mom makes distraught 911 callCherry Hill Courier Post

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Can Cardboard Boxes Save Infants' Lives? | Here & Now - WBUR - Here And Now

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 10:08

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Can Cardboard Boxes Save Infants' Lives? | Here & Now - WBUR
Here And Now
Since January, about 3800 New Jersey parents have opted to lay their infants to sleep in simple cardboard boxes.
North east Hampshire MP backs cot death awareness campaign ...gethampshire.co.uk

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North east Hampshire MP backs cot death awareness campaign alongside life-saving charity - gethampshire.co.uk

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 09:19

North east Hampshire MP backs cot death awareness campaign alongside life-saving charity
gethampshire.co.uk
North East Hampshire MP Ranil Jayawardena is backing a campaign calling for increased awareness about the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). The MP has joined baby charity The Lullaby Trust in urging local authorities to ensure health ...

Infant Mortality Rates Fall 15 Percent in US - NBCNews.com

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 10:03

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Infant Mortality Rates Fall 15 Percent in US
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The biggest drop — 29 percent — is for deaths from sudden infant death syndrome, also known as SIDS, the team at the National Center for Health Statistics found. "Infant mortality is considered a basic measure of public health for countries around ...
US infant mortality rates down 15%CNN
Infant mortality rates fall 15 percent in the USPhilly.com
Infant Deaths Continue to Drop in the USTIME
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Fewer babies are dying in New Jersey, except in accidents - NJ.com

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 05:35

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Fewer babies are dying in New Jersey, except in accidents
NJ.com
Big strides have been made in reducing the medical causes of infant death, but that progress has been undermined by a jump in deaths due to accidents, according to the latest federal statistics. New Jersey's infant mortality rate is the third-lowest in ...

New Jersey becomes first state to offer baby boxes in effort to cut down Sudden Infant Death Syndrome - News 12 New Jersey

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 05:05

News 12 New Jersey

New Jersey becomes first state to offer baby boxes in effort to cut down Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
News 12 New Jersey
CRESSKILL - New Jersey has become the first state in the country to offer baby boxes, which are made out of durable cardboard and can be used as a bed for the baby's first months of life. The aim is to cut down on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.

US infant mortality rates down 15% - CNN

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 03:59

CNN

US infant mortality rates down 15%
CNN
From 2005 to 2014, the infant mortality rate in the US dropped 15%, from 6.86 infant deaths per 1,000 live births to 5.82. Sudden infant death syndrome, or SIDS, declined by 29%, and there were drops in infant mortality rates across most racial groups.
Infant Mortality Rates Fall 15 Percent in USNBCNews.com
Infant Deaths Continue to Drop in the USTIME
Infant mortality rates fall 15 percent in the USPhilly.com
Christian Science Monitor -The Hill -Redbookmag.com (blog) -CDC
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Cardboard boxes as cribs? Safety sleep program expands in fight against SIDS - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 17:09

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Cardboard boxes as cribs? Safety sleep program expands in fight against SIDS
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
A Los Angeles-based company has partnered with health officials to give the boxes away for free and an online initiative offers advice aimed at reducing sudden unexpected infant deaths. New Jersey and Ohio were the first to participate statewide in the ...
Solihull mums offered baby boxes to help cut cot deathSolihull Observer

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Baby bed giveaway aims to prevent infant deaths in Ohio - Defiance Crescent News (subscription)

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 07:03

Baby bed giveaway aims to prevent infant deaths in Ohio
Defiance Crescent News (subscription)
The boxes are intended to promote safe sleep arrangements, which can reduce cases of sudden unexpected infant death syndrome, the company said. The boxes encourage parents to keep their babies near them but not in the same bed, where a baby could ...

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Parents in Burton and South Derbyshire warned of dangers for ... - Burton Mail

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 08:01

Burton Mail

Parents in Burton and South Derbyshire warned of dangers for ...
Burton Mail
Parents in Burton and South Derbyshire are being urged to put new-born babies to sleep on their back to reduce the risk of sudden infant death syndrome ...
Official advice reveals the safest way to put a baby to sleep and ...Kent Live

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