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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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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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