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'Baby Boxes' May Help Prevent SIDS in Newborns - WebMD

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'Baby Boxes' May Help Prevent SIDS in Newborns
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Bed-sharing is linked with sleep-related deaths in babies, including sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), and accidental suffocation and strangulation, according to background information with this study. For the study, researchers at Temple University ...

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Understanding SIDS And All Of Its Related Conditions - Huffington Post Canada

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:24

Huffington Post Canada

Understanding SIDS And All Of Its Related Conditions
Huffington Post Canada
Canadian coroners are increasingly staying away from listing SIDS, or sudden infant death syndrome, as the cause of death when an infant dies unexpectedly. Because SIDS lacks a single identifiable cause or a diagnostic test to confirm the diagnosis, ...

Rutgers hosts conference addressing Black infant mortality in NJ - Amsterdam News

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:35

Amsterdam News

Rutgers hosts conference addressing Black infant mortality in NJ
Amsterdam News
Rutgers University, the Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Center of New Jersey and the Partnership for Mental and Child Health of Northern New Jersey are hosting the conference “Black Infant Mortality in New Jersey: Past, Present and Future,” Friday, June 2 ...

Put Your Baby in a Box? Experts Advise Caution - The New York ... - New York Times

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 10:27

New York Times

Put Your Baby in a Box? Experts Advise Caution - The New York ...
New York Times
For decades, the government of Finland, which has one of the world's lowest infant mortality rates, has given expectant mothers a cardboard box, which is filled ...
'Baby Boxes' Are On The Rise, But Are They Really Safer? - VocativVocativ

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Baby boxes, sleep education reduced bed-sharing in first week of ... - Science Daily

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 10:28

Baby boxes, sleep education reduced bed-sharing in first week of ...
Science Daily
Bed-sharing, the unsafe practice in which parents sleep in the same bed as their babies, is associated with sleep-related deaths in infants, including sudden ...

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Children's Health Expert Talks 'Safe to Sleep', SUID - D Healthcare Daily

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 08:03

Children's Health Expert Talks 'Safe to Sleep', SUID
D Healthcare Daily
Children's Health experts have noticed national preventative services are battling sudden unexpected infant death. The government's Safe to Sleep campaign has highlighted SUID as a persistent issue in the U.S., after a new Centers for Disease Control ...

Baby box scheme could save infants' lives by reducing risk of ... - The Independent

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 06:28

The Independent

Baby box scheme could save infants' lives by reducing risk of ...
The Independent
Giving new parents a box for their children to sleep in could save babies' lives, a new study has found. Handing out 'baby boxes' – cardboard containers, lined ...
Baby boxes and education cut bed-sharing in early infancy | News ...Nursing Times

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Safe Sleep Baby Shower raises awareness about safe sleep for infants - KPLC-TV

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 20:23

Safe Sleep Baby Shower raises awareness about safe sleep for infants
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Losing a baby unexpectedly is a feeling no family wants to face especially if it was something that could have been prevented. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is something that happens to babies here in our area, and one local task group is helping ...

Dubuque Family Celebrating Life 11 Years After Infant Daughter Faced Death - whotv.com

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 19:54

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Dubuque Family Celebrating Life 11 Years After Infant Daughter Faced Death
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A Dubuque family was preparing for the worst when their 21-day-old daughter Camdyn faced what medical staff say was a case of sudden infant death syndrome, but as KWWL's Jessica Hartman reports, the little girl proved she was a fighter. "She makes me ...

Is your daycare doing enough to prevent a flu pandemic? Few are - MyStatesman.com

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 23:08

MyStatesman.com

Is your daycare doing enough to prevent a flu pandemic? Few are
MyStatesman.com
A new study looked at 20 years worth of data of infant deaths due to Sudden Unexpected Infant Death, of which Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Accidental Suffocation and Strangulation in Bed and other unexplained causes are a part. The study led by ...

Why air mattresses may be dangerous for babies - Fox News

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 14:12

Fox News

Why air mattresses may be dangerous for babies
Fox News
That's the stern warning offered in a new paper that details the instances of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) involving air mattresses are up, and parents should be mindful that although the mattresses may be inexpensive and not prone to bed bugs, ...

Sudden Infant Death Risks Higher In Some Racial And Ethnic Groups - Science Times

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 12:58

Science Times

Sudden Infant Death Risks Higher In Some Racial And Ethnic Groups
Science Times
Data shows that American Indians and Alaska Natives showed a rate of 177.6 unexplained sudden infant deaths per 100,000 live births in 2013 (down from 237.5 per 100,000 in 1995). The rate was 172.4 for non-Hispanic blacks (down from 203), 84.5 for ...

Daycare provider charged in 3-month-old Powhatan boy's death to ... - Richmond.com

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 17:15

Richmond.com

Daycare provider charged in 3-month-old Powhatan boy's death to ...
Richmond.com
CHESTERFIELD – A Chesterfield County judge found today that there is sufficient evidence to certify to a grand jury charges of involuntary manslaughter and ...

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Study: Race matters in sudden unexpected infant deaths. Why ... - austin360 (blog)

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 09:42

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Study: Race matters in sudden unexpected infant deaths. Why ...
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A new study looked at 20 years worth of data of infant deaths due to Sudden Unexpected Infant Death, of which Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Accidental ...
Trends in Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Rates Examined - MPRMonthly Prescribing Reference (registration)

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Study: Race matters in sudden unexpected infant deaths. Why? - MyStatesman.com (blog)

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 08:44

MyStatesman.com (blog)

Study: Race matters in sudden unexpected infant deaths. Why?
MyStatesman.com (blog)
A new study looked at 20 years worth of data of infant deaths due to Sudden Unexpected Infant Death, of which Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Accidental Suffocation and Strangulation in Bed and other unexplained causes are a part. The study led by ...
Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Rates Down in the United StatesDoctors Lounge

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Trends in Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Rates Examined - MPR - Monthly Prescribing Reference (registration)

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 08:03

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Trends in Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Rates Examined - MPR
Monthly Prescribing Reference (registration)
HealthDay News — Fewer U.S. babies are dying from sudden unexpected infant death (SUID), but certain minorities remain at greater risk, according to a study ...
Study: Race matters in sudden unexpected infant deaths. Why ...austin360 (blog)

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Sudden Infant Deaths Much More Common For Some - OzarksFirst.com

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 06:05

OzarksFirst.com

Sudden Infant Deaths Much More Common For Some
OzarksFirst.com
Researchers who tracked cases of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) from 1995 through 2013 found that American Indian/Alaska Natives and blacks had double the rate in 2013 compared to whites. That was so despite a significant decline in SIDS rates ...

STUDY: Children of Color More Likely to Die From Sudden Infant ... - ColorLines magazine

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 12:07

ColorLines magazine

STUDY: Children of Color More Likely to Die From Sudden Infant ...
ColorLines magazine
Newborn Native and Black children die at more than double the rate of their White counterparts.

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Sudden unexpected infant death rates vary by race: report - NOLA.com

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 11:04

NOLA.com

Sudden unexpected infant death rates vary by race: report
NOLA.com
A new study released Monday May 15, 2017 found American Native, Alaska Native and African-American families are most at risk of having an infant die suddenly and unexpectedly. (Photo "ben's crib" by Dennis Yang licensed via Flickr under CC BY 2.0) ...

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​Sudden infant deaths much more common for some - CBS News

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 10:13

CBS News

Sudden infant deaths much more common for some
CBS News
Fewer U.S. babies are dying from SIDS, but certain minorities remain at greater risk, a new study finds. Researchers who tracked cases of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) from 1995 through 2013 found that American Indian/Alaska Natives and blacks ...
Racial Disparities Persist In Sudden Infant Deaths : Shots - Health ...NPR
Drop in Sudden Infant Deaths Varies By EthnicityMedPage Today
Sudden unexpected infant death rates highest in some ethnic groupsAAP News
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