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Mom hears her son's heart beat again for the first time in 11 years - WHAS 11.com

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 05:44

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Mom hears her son's heart beat again for the first time in 11 years
WHAS 11.com
Boenitz, who lost a child of her own to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome 22 years ago, knows she received a special gift in Matthew's heart. "When I tell people about Matthew, I'm just so proud of him and he isn't my child. Had he not even given me a heart ...

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Sleep-related infant deaths spike in Escambia County - Pensacola News Journal

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 05:10

Pensacola News Journal

Sleep-related infant deaths spike in Escambia County
Pensacola News Journal
Escambia County health officials are working to reverse a rash of sleep-related infant deaths.

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Study: Less than half of mothers put babies to sleep correctly - WAVE 3

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 07:18

Study: Less than half of mothers put babies to sleep correctly
WAVE 3
"Placing babies on their backs before they go to sleep reduces the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), as well as other sleep-related infant deaths like suffocation. Babies who sleep on their stomach have up to 13 times the risk of SIDS." The ...

SIDS research confirms changes in babies' brain chemistry ... - Science Daily

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 06:42

SIDS research confirms changes in babies' brain chemistry ...
Science Daily
Researchers have confirmed that abnormalities in a common brain chemical are linked to sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).

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Adelaide University team confirms SIDS chemical link - The Australian - The Australian

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 20:14

The Australian

Adelaide University team confirms SIDS chemical link - The Australian
The Australian
In the first study of its kind outside the US, researchers from the University of Adelaides medical school have taken another key step in unravelling the mystery of ...

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'I know that you are suffering from her death as well,' baby's mother ... - Allentown Morning Call

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 10:50

Allentown Morning Call

'I know that you are suffering from her death as well,' baby's mother ...
Allentown Morning Call
Sharon Ballek pleaded guilty to child endangerment charges after a baby died in her care. She was spared prison on Friday.
Owner of day care where baby died on 1st day gets probationPocono Record

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Hold these dates for upcoming entertainment events - Poughkeepsie Journal

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 09:59

Hold these dates for upcoming entertainment events
Poughkeepsie Journal
The group provides assistance with counseling and education to families who have experienced the loss of an infant from stillbirth, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID). Tickets are $100, per person.

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Abnormalities in common brain chemical linked to sudden infant death syndrome - News-Medical.net

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 18:31

Abnormalities in common brain chemical linked to sudden infant death syndrome
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University of Adelaide researchers have confirmed that abnormalities in a common brain chemical are linked to sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). In the first study of its kind looking at babies outside the United States, researchers from the ...

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No jail for unlicensed babysitter charged in infant's death - NJ.com

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 15:52

NJ.com

No jail for unlicensed babysitter charged in infant's death
NJ.com
Her defense team, however, claimed the child died of sudden infant death syndrome. McIntire-Caulfield was babysitting for as many as eight infants that day. They were subjected to "unsanitary conditions," the prosecutor's office has said. During the ...

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Infant death: Police charge Kent woman with felony - Akron Beacon Journal

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 13:40

Akron Beacon Journal

Infant death: Police charge Kent woman with felony
Akron Beacon Journal
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has said sleep-related infant deaths are the most common cause of death for babies between one month and one year of age. About 3,500 American infants die every year from sudden infant death ...

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Most infant deaths are avoidable. What we can do to prevent them | Opinion - NJ.com

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 03:50

NJ.com

Most infant deaths are avoidable. What we can do to prevent them | Opinion
NJ.com
By Thomas Hegyi and Barbara M. Ostfeld. Despite having the lowest rate of Sudden Unexpected Infant Deaths (SUID) in the U.S., New Jersey still grapples with many challenges that would help prevent these causes of death in babies under one year of age.

South Australian SIDS study finds infant death link to brain chemical - The Advertiser

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 22:50

The Advertiser

South Australian SIDS study finds infant death link to brain chemical
The Advertiser
A BREAKTHROUGH South Australian study is giving families with babies hope the key to unlock the causes of sudden infant death syndrome is one step closer. The first of its kind research has confirmed a link between serotonin, a chemical commonly found ...

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South Australian SIDS study finds infant death link to brain chemical - NEWS.com.au

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 22:48

NEWS.com.au

South Australian SIDS study finds infant death link to brain chemical
NEWS.com.au
A BREAKTHROUGH South Australian study is giving families with babies hope the key to unlock the causes of sudden infant death syndrome is one step closer.
SIDS research confirms changes in babies' brain chemistryMedical Xpress

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New technology helps parents monitor sleeping baby | WCNC.com - WCNC

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 21:29

WCNC

New technology helps parents monitor sleeping baby | WCNC.com
WCNC
SIDS, or S udden Infant Death Syndrome, is the unexplained death of an otherwise healthy baby. In many SIDS cases, they happen while they're sleeping.
SIDS awareness walk set | News | register-news.comMt. Vernon Register-News

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SIDS awareness walk set | News | register-news.com - Mt. Vernon Register-News

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 17:05

WCNC

SIDS awareness walk set | News | register-news.com
Mt. Vernon Register-News
MT VERNON — A 5K walk/run, vendor fair and silent auction will be held Saturday at Veterans Park to honor 2-month-old Evan Roddy, who passed away from ...
New technology helps parents monitor sleeping baby | WCNC.comWCNC
Dieticians say: 'Breast is best' | Health24Health24

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Is Vaping During Pregnancy Safe? Experts Weigh In - Romper

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 13:17

Romper

Is Vaping During Pregnancy Safe? Experts Weigh In
Romper
Smoking during pregnancy. It's one of the no-nos that, unlike a glass of wine or eating Brie, comes with zero debate. No doctor will tell you that just a little won't hurt and a simple internet search will provide you with a scary list of reasons why ...

New software turns mobile-phone accessory into breathing monitor - Phys.Org

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 10:32

Phys.Org

New software turns mobile-phone accessory into breathing monitor
Phys.Org
Researchers have developed new software that makes it possible to use low-cost, thermal cameras attached to mobile phones to track how fast a person is breathing. This type of mobile thermal imaging could be used for monitoring breathing problems in ...

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How to deal with becoming a new parent - Medical News Today

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 09:12

Medical News Today

How to deal with becoming a new parent
Medical News Today
Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is the death of a baby during sleep for no clear reason. It is every parent's worst nightmare. In October 2016, the American Academy of Pediatrics released a document explaining the safest way to set up an infant's ...

Friends rally to provide miracle for Lehi family hit by two impossible tragedies - Daily Herald

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 07:03

Daily Herald

Friends rally to provide miracle for Lehi family hit by two impossible tragedies
Daily Herald
Sometime during that night, the Packs' youngest, 5-month-old Oliver, passed away. Doctors believe Oliver's death was due to sudden infant death syndrome. “You never expect it to happen in your home, but when it does, it becomes very real,” Barnes said.

17 JeffCo infants died from bed sharing in 2016 - Alabama's News Leader

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 04:24

Alabama's News Leader

17 JeffCo infants died from bed sharing in 2016
Alabama's News Leader
"The way deaths are calculated in Alabama includes Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), Sudden Unexplained Infant Death (SUID), and other sleep related conditions such as strangulation and suffocation. In 2015, Alabama had 108 sleep related infant ...