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Nurse sees how SADS devastates families - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 23:20

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Nurse sees how SADS devastates families
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
A fifth person, a child, might also be at risk. The condition is more common than most people realize, Goodwin says. About 4,000 children and young adults die from cardiac arrhythmia every year, and up to 15 percent of cases of sudden infant death ...

Put your baby to sleep in a box? A Finnish idea is winning converts here. - Washington Post

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 05:33

Washington Post

Put your baby to sleep in a box? A Finnish idea is winning converts here.
Washington Post
Although there have been no studies tying the boxes to reducing sudden infant death syndrome or other hazards, Fares Diarbakerli, an OB/GYN in New Jersey, said the boxes are a way to help ease new moms into motherhood. Diarbakerli said he doesn't ...

Inflatable Beds: Dangerous For Infants, Attractive To Cash-Strapped Parents - KUAR

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 11:38

KUAR

Inflatable Beds: Dangerous For Infants, Attractive To Cash-Strapped Parents
KUAR
But their uneven, soft, impermeable surfaces are dangerous for babies, and can increase the risk of sudden infant death. The dangers may be particularly acute for low-income families, a recent essay in the American Journal of Public Health argues.

As Air Mattresses Get More Cheaper, A Reminder They Are Not Safe ... - NPR

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 10:47

NPR

As Air Mattresses Get More Cheaper, A Reminder They Are Not Safe ...
NPR
Inflatable beds can be cheap, which is good news for consumers who want an alternative to pricey traditional mattresses. But their uneven, soft, impermeable ...

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Parenting 101 - Sharing A Family Bed - WPSD Local 6

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 07:25

WPSD Local 6

Parenting 101 - Sharing A Family Bed
WPSD Local 6
It also increases the risk of SIDS - or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. This is especially when parents drink too much, smoke or don't make sure their bed is safe. PRO: It can help babies go to sleep easier. It also helps them fall back asleep in the ...

Riddlesden baby died of natural causes, inquest rules - Keighley News

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 00:51

Keighley News

Riddlesden baby died of natural causes, inquest rules
Keighley News
THE case of a baby who stopped breathing in his mother's bed featured three out of four recognised factors of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), a Bradford inquest has heard. Mohammed Abdus-Shafi had not overheated. He was aged three months and ...

Riddlesden Baby Died from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome - Keighley Online

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 16:52

Keighley Online

Riddlesden Baby Died from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
Keighley Online
The following morning she found his lifeless body - he died from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). His dad Abdul Rob, a company director, of Scott Lane, Riddlesden, told Bradford Coroner's Court that he and his wife were originally from Bangladesh ...

Event to raise awareness for sudden infant death syndrome - Carolinacoastonline

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 09:22

Event to raise awareness for sudden infant death syndrome
Carolinacoastonline
All proceeds raised during the event will go to Hope for Chance to raise awareness for sudden infant death syndrome, help fund research and assist families in need with funeral and burial costs. This year the race will have options for runners, walkers ...

Faith-based organization fights infant mortality - Michronicleonline

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 09:09

Michronicleonline

Faith-based organization fights infant mortality
Michronicleonline
In honor of Mother's Day and to combat infant mortality and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) deaths in Michigan, the C.A.R.E. (Concerned About Reaching Everyone) will host “No Baby Left Behind” SIDS Risk Reduction Workshop and crib giveaway on ...

Your Body: Breastfeeding and brain development - kwbe

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 05:28

kwbe

Your Body: Breastfeeding and brain development
kwbe
We know that breastfeeding has multiple benefits for babies, such as decreasing the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), obesity and certain infant infections. And for mothers, breastfeeding is associated with a lower risk of breast cancer and ...

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New baby monitors offer peace of mind, and questions - SCNow

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 02:46

SCNow

New baby monitors offer peace of mind, and questions
SCNow
Parents might assume that a monitor that measures vital signs could prevent their baby from dying of sudden infant death syndrome, or SIDS, but there's no hard evidence for this. And studies from the 1980s and 1990s of hospital-grade heart-rate and ...

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SIDS: Breaking down the numbers, keys to prevention - WNDU-TV

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 16:57

WNDU-TV

SIDS: Breaking down the numbers, keys to prevention
WNDU-TV
Next to birth defects and low birth weight, sudden infant death syndrome, or SIDS, is the leading cause of infant mortality. Something that, in many cases, is preventable. Click here for more information on those leading causes. Kristen Marsh is ...

Vulnerable lives: five children who died while in contact with social ... - Irish Times

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 11:55

Irish Times

Vulnerable lives: five children who died while in contact with social ...
Irish Times
These case histories are drawn from reports published online by the National Review Panel, an independent group of professionals which report to the Tusla, ...

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Grieving mum stabbed by raging ex who then took her to hospital but battered her again on way home when she ... - The Sun

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 08:43

The Sun

Grieving mum stabbed by raging ex who then took her to hospital but battered her again on way home when she ...
The Sun
The court heard the pair had been in a “volatile relationship” for three years, and have each others' names tattooed on their necks. Their son Shay was born in February 2016 but died from sudden infant death syndrome two months later, while Shepherd ...

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New baby monitors offer high-tech peace of mind, and questions ... - Chicago Tribune

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 07:31

Chicago Tribune

New baby monitors offer high-tech peace of mind, and questions ...
Chicago Tribune
A new class of baby monitors continuously measure babies' vital signs, but the ER doctor wasn't sure how to interpret this information.

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Grieving mum suffered punctured lung when she was stabbed by ... - Mirror.co.uk

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 05:11

Mirror.co.uk

Grieving mum suffered punctured lung when she was stabbed by ...
Mirror.co.uk
A grieving mum was knifed three times by her partner in a row over their son who tragically died from sudden infant death syndrome at six weeks old.

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Berger Health System awarded Safe Sleep Certification - Circleville Herald

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 03:55

Circleville Herald

Berger Health System awarded Safe Sleep Certification
Circleville Herald
According to Cribs for Kids®, sleep-related deaths are the leading cause of death in infants one month to one year in age and some of those are caused by Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, more commonly known as SIDS. Many of those deaths are accidental ...

Albany Med promotes safe sleep to help save infants' lives | WNYT ... - WNYT

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 16:41

WNYT

Albany Med promotes safe sleep to help save infants' lives | WNYT ...
WNYT
In recognition of Mother's Day and National Nurses Week, Albany Medical Center is promoting infant safe sleep practices. It's one of 80 hospitals statewide ...

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Sleeping Safely: St. Luke's helps Idaho families reduce the risk of SIDS - 6 On Your Side

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 11:16

6 On Your Side

Sleeping Safely: St. Luke's helps Idaho families reduce the risk of SIDS
6 On Your Side
As parents leave the hospital and newborns settle in at home, doctors warn of the risks of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, about 3,500 infants die annually in the United States from sleep related issues, ...

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