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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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Research Shows Grandparents Tend To Use Unsafe, Outdated Childcare Methods - Scary Mommy

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 08:05

Huffington Post Canada

Research Shows Grandparents Tend To Use Unsafe, Outdated Childcare Methods
Scary Mommy
These days, you can't even leave the hospital before acknowledging you know that laying an infant to sleep on their stomachs or sides often contributes to sudden infant death syndrome, the leading cause of death in infants under one year of age ...
Grandparents' old-school parenting putting kids at risk, study findsfox5sandiego.com
The Most Dangerous Member Of Your Babysitter PoolMom.Me (blog)
Grandparents' Health Knowledge Might Be Hurting Kids: StudyHuffington Post Canada
Bel Marra Health -GoodHousekeeping.com -U.S. Census Bureau -CNN
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Infant's cause of death in March determined - The Bakersfield Californian

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 19:19

Infant's cause of death in March determined
The Bakersfield Californian
A 4-month-old girl's cause of death in March was announced as sudden unexplained infant death, the Kern County coroner's office reported on Monday. Paige Jackson was found unresponsive in an apartment in the 4000 block of Q Street on March 26.

Is grandparents' old-school parenting putting kids at risk? - WGBA-TV

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 06:07

WGBA-TV

Is grandparents' old-school parenting putting kids at risk?
WGBA-TV
Within that group, nearly a quarter did not know that infants should be put to sleep on their backs, not on their stomachs or sides. An incorrect sleeping position is a major risk factor for sudden infant death syndrome, the leading cause of death ...
The risks of having grandparents raise their grandchildrenTimes LIVE
Why gran's old remedies could be a danger to your childrenIndependent Online
Grandparents' outdated health remedies may put children at riskYOU.co.za
Science Daily
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Faith-based organization fights infant mortality - Michronicleonline

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 20:14

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 ...

Report: Infant sleep-related deaths rising in Hampton Roads - WYDaily - Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 22:26

Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Report: Infant sleep-related deaths rising in Hampton Roads - WYDaily
Williamsburg Yorktown Daily
In its annual report, the Eastern Region Child Fatality Review Team found that 32 infants died in Hampton Roads due to unsafe sleep situations, a significant ...

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Report: Infant sleep-related deaths rising in Hampton Roads - Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 22:26

Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Report: Infant sleep-related deaths rising in Hampton Roads
Williamsburg Yorktown Daily
This finding corresponds with what the Virginia State Fatality Review Team found in its latest report, from 2009. Of the 119 infant deaths, 95 percent were preventable. “Occasionally you get a case that looks like old-fashioned SIDs [sudden infant ...

New type of baby monitors offers 'peace of mind' but may deliver just the opposite - Washington Post

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 05:32

Washington Post

New type of baby monitors offers 'peace of mind' but may deliver just the opposite
Washington Post
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 ...

Police: Milford Baby Dies In Arms Of Super Drunk Sleeping Dad - CBS Detroit

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 13:58

CBS Detroit

Police: Milford Baby Dies In Arms Of Super Drunk Sleeping Dad
CBS Detroit
According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, approximately 3,500 infants die in the U.S. each year from sleep-related deaths, including sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and accidental suffocation. That number initially decreased in the 1990s ...

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Painting fundraiser to benefit American SIDS Institute May 11 - CapeGazette.com

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 08:39

CapeGazette.com

Painting fundraiser to benefit American SIDS Institute May 11
CapeGazette.com
Painting with a Twist art and social studio in Lewes will host a Painting with a Purpose charity event at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 11, to benefit Spring-for-SIDS, a national campaign to raise awareness about sudden infant death and to raise funds for ...

Report: Infant sleep-related deaths rising in Hampton Roads - Southside Daily

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 03:18

Southside Daily

Report: Infant sleep-related deaths rising in Hampton Roads
Southside Daily
“Occasionally you get a case that looks like old-fashioned SIDs [sudden infant death syndrome],” Coyle added. “The kid is on their back and dies. And those are unpredictable, and therefore not preventable. “But a lot of these kids are being suffocated, ...

Education key to reducing sleep-related infant deaths - Sioux City Journal

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 00:05

Sioux City Journal

Education key to reducing sleep-related infant deaths
Sioux City Journal
UnityPoint Health-St. Luke's clinical practice expert Cindy Running said Siouxland parents are placing their babies in car seats and bouncy chairs at bedtime and naptime, which increases their risk for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and other health ...

SIDS death at day care: Woman ran unlicensed day care in ... - Kansas City Star

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 11:20

Kansas City Star

SIDS death at day care: Woman ran unlicensed day care in ...
Kansas City Star
Bilma Maese-Sanchez, 54, of Overland Park, is charged with endangering a child and running an unlicensed home day care. A 7-month-old boy died of sudden ...
Among hundreds of licensed daycares in Johnson County, it often takes a report or tragedy to find one unlicensedfox4kc.com

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Man gets 45 years for suffocating his infant son - The Ledger

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 05:26

The Ledger

Man gets 45 years for suffocating his infant son
The Ledger
Neighbors questioned whether Duane Walsh was killed by dogs in the home, but Bury had said that the baby's death was likely the result of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or SIDS. His remains were collected as evidence during the murder investigation.

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Free baby boxes intended to curb infant deaths - Ashland Times Gazette (subscription)

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 02:10

Evening Standard

Free baby boxes intended to curb infant deaths
Ashland Times Gazette (subscription)
1 of 1 Photos | Baby boxes will make their debut Saturday at United Way's Ring in Spring event. Showing off Ashland County's first shipment of 50 boxes are, ...
Baby boxes offered free to all new parents at third London hospital ...Evening Standard

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Free baby boxes intended to curb infant deaths - Ashland Times Gazette (subscription)

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 02:10

Evening Standard

Free baby boxes intended to curb infant deaths
Ashland Times Gazette (subscription)
A simple cardboard box may be an essential component in reducing Ohio's infant mortality rate. Strange but true. The baby box looks like any small cardboard ...
Baby boxes offered free to all new parents at third London hospital ...Evening Standard

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What new Texas moms should know about those free baby boxes - Dallas News

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 10:19

Dallas News

What new Texas moms should know about those free baby boxes
Dallas News
The “baby boxes” are intended to educate new parents about safe sleeping practices and reduce the risk of sudden infant death, which sometimes occurs when babies get accidentally suffocated by soft bedding or entrapped in crib railings. This week, the ...

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