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This Map Of SIDS Cases Across The US Shows Where Rates Are Highest - Romper

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 05:09

CrimeOnline

This Map Of SIDS Cases Across The US Shows Where Rates Are Highest
Romper
According to the most recent data available, there were 3,700 cases of sudden unexplained infant death in the United States in 2015. The CDC divides these cases into three categories: Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), unknown causes, and accidental ...
'Undetermined': Why Canadian coroners have stopped using the term SIDSCTV News
Baby boxes to prevent SIDS: Does it actually work?Fox News
Infant twins who died at same time did not die of SIDS, says funeral home stafferCrimeOnline
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Event to Help End Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Held in Abilene ... - fox15abilene.com

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 17:38

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Event to Help End Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Held in Abilene ...
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Results from 2016 showed a 43 percent increase of preventable child deaths in Taylor County, according to the Taylor County Child Fatality Review Team.

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Onesies highlight safe sleeping for infants - Abilene Reporter-News - ReporterNews.com

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 12:57

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Onesies highlight safe sleeping for infants - Abilene Reporter-News
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The Taylor County Child Fatality Review Team highlight risks of Sudden Unexpected Infant Death.

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Infant twins who died at same time did not die of SIDS, says funeral home staffer - CrimeOnline

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 11:05

CrimeOnline

Infant twins who died at same time did not die of SIDS, says funeral home staffer
CrimeOnline
The prosecutor's office had reportedly been waiting on toxicology results before releasing the cause of death. Officials had previously ruled out carbon monoxide poisoning as a possible factor in the sudden deaths. A family friend told Philly.com that ...

Event to Help End Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) - fox15abilene.com

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 10:37

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Event to Help End Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)
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According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), in 1990 the Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID) rate, which includes sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), unknown cause, and accidental suffocation and strangulation in bed, was 154.6 deaths per ...

Infant twins died of natural cause, officials say | NJ.com - NJ.com

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 09:51

NJ.com

Infant twins died of natural cause, officials say | NJ.com
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LINDENWOLD -- Authorities said the 7-month-old twins who were found dead March 22 died from natural causes. Detective Andrew McNeil of the Camden ...

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Infant's death ruled accidental - Scranton Times-Tribune

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 19:47

Scranton Times-Tribune

Infant's death ruled accidental
Scranton Times-Tribune
There are about 3,500 sleep-related infant deaths annually in the United States, including accidental suffocation, strangulation and sudden infant death syndrome, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics. Parents choose to share a bed with their ...

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Jeff McIntosh/for The Globe and Mail - The Globe and Mail

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 15:11

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Jeff McIntosh/for The Globe and Mail
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It was a devastating, life-changing moment. No one knows what causes sudden infant death syndrome, or SIDS. But the Cormiers had heard of the mysterious condition and knew that, sometimes, babies succumbed to it despite the preventive measures taken ...

You know those baby boxes? 'It's nonsense,' experts say - WKYC-TV

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 08:46

Cullman Times Online

You know those baby boxes? 'It's nonsense,' experts say
WKYC-TV
It's part of an educational model aimed at reducing sudden infant death syndrome, or SIDS, in the United States. But that idea doesn't rest well with prominent doctors, researchers and organizations focused on SIDS, who characterize the boxes as ...
A cardboard box could save the lives of hundreds of babies in Al ...WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Alabama giving away Baby Boxes to new parents to combat infant mortalityCullman Times Online
Finnish-style baby boxes given to mums to cut cot deathsDaily Mail
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Infant Mortality In Butler County - Patch.com

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 07:51

Patch.com

Infant Mortality In Butler County
Patch.com
"For infants under 1 year of age, the most common cause of death seen in the coroner's office is Sudden Unexplained Infant Death -- most of these are sleep-related deaths with bed sharing and unconventional sleeping arrangement," says Butler County ...

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A cardboard box could save the lives of hundreds of babies in Alabama - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 21:47

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A cardboard box could save the lives of hundreds of babies in Alabama
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"In Alabama, all the babies that die before the first year, 22 percent of them die because of sudden unexplained infant death,” Freda Centor, an advanced nursing coordinator with UAB, said. Officials say some of those are from sudden infant death ...
Alabama launches 'Baby Box Safe Sleep' campaign to combat SIDSWSFA
Alabama Giving Away Baby Boxes to New ParentsU.S. News & World Report
Cardboard box could lower infant mortalityAlabama's News Leader
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Delay in infant death trial: 4-month-old had alcohol in system - American Press

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 07:20

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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Grieving mum's agony at not getting one last cuddle with dead baby ... - The Sun

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 06:41

The Sun

Grieving mum's agony at not getting one last cuddle with dead baby ...
The Sun
Heartbroken Lucy said: "I put my son to bed, and when I went in later... nothing can prepare you for that. He was 15 weeks old"

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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 is sudden infant death syndrome, how common is cot death and what are the causes? Here's all you need to know - The Sun

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 08:00

The Sun

What is sudden infant death syndrome, how common is cot death and what are the causes? Here's all you need to know
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 ...

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

Pulse Headlines

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
Refinery29 -Minnesota Public Radio News -NPR
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