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Need to Know for Thursday, Jan. 26 - Fayetteville Observer

Wed, 01/25/2017 - 22:57

Need to Know for Thursday, Jan. 26
Fayetteville Observer
1 The fifth annual Josalyn's Jog for a Reason is scheduled for March 11 at 10 a.m. The run raises money to combat Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood. The event includes a 5k and a mile run. It starts at the Medical Arts Building on Robeson Street ...

Consumer infant physiological monitors show no evidence of medical benefits for healthy babies - News-Medical.net

Wed, 01/25/2017 - 06:10

CBC.ca

Consumer infant physiological monitors show no evidence of medical benefits for healthy babies
News-Medical.net
However, an advertising video for Owlet mentions sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and suggests that the device may notify parents that something is wrong. ECRI Institute has concerns regarding safety and effectiveness of these products. "There is no ...
Healthy babies don't need apps to monitor vital signsBusiness Insider
Pediatricians Say No to Wearable Smartphone Baby MonitorsLincoln Journal Star
Why that wearable baby monitor could do your child more harm than goodPhilly.com
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Police Chief: Infant's death maybe SIDS related - Alice Echo News-Journal

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 15:53

Police Chief: Infant's death maybe SIDS related
Alice Echo News-Journal
The parents of a 4-week-old baby found their son unresponsive Tuesday morning at their home in Orange Grove. Emergency personnel arrived at the home but ...

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New Jersey to become first state to send new parents home with ... - PhillyVoice.com

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 15:47

PhillyVoice.com

New Jersey to become first state to send new parents home with ...
PhillyVoice.com
An innovative program to improve infant mortality rates and allow new parents and their babies to get some much-needed sleep will soon launch in New Jersey.

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Sen. Bailey files SIDS insurance bill - Cookeville Herald Citizen

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 11:03

Sen. Bailey files SIDS insurance bill
Cookeville Herald Citizen
NASHVILLE — State Senator Paul Bailey (R-Sparta) has filed legislation in the Tennessee General Assembly calling for insurance companies to pay for a heart rate monitor for a baby at risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) when it prescribed by a ...

Why that wearable baby monitor could do your child more harm than good - Philly.com

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 10:49

Philly.com

Why that wearable baby monitor could do your child more harm than good
Philly.com
Owlet, a leading manufacturer headquartered in Utah, emailed a defense of its $250 "smart sock" monitor: "We have invested millions of dollars into data collection, as well as the creation of a clinical team...to further knowledge of the issues ...
Pricey Wearable Baby Monitors May Be Better At Giving Parents Anxiety Than Monitoring BabiesConsumerist
Smartphone-integrated baby monitors may do more harm than goodMedical News Today

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Infants with flat head syndrome may be at increased risk of developmental delays, study finds - News-Medical.net

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 10:07

UPI.com

Infants with flat head syndrome may be at increased risk of developmental delays, study finds
News-Medical.net
Associate Professor Martiniuk said parents firstly should follow SIDS guidelines, which are effective in preventing sudden infant death. Assoc Prof Martiniuk said: "If you do notice your child has flat head talk to your GP to see if any further ...
Flat head syndrome associated with developmental delaysUPI.com
Flat head linked to developmental delaysSBS

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Consumer-use baby monitors have little proven benefit for healthy infants - Medical Xpress

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 10:06

Medical Xpress

Consumer-use baby monitors have little proven benefit for healthy infants
Medical Xpress
However, an advertising video for Owlet mentions sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and suggests that the device may notify parents that something is wrong. ECRI Institute has concerns regarding safety and effectiveness of these products. "There is no ...

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Move Your Baby Into Your Bedroom --- But Not Your Bed - Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 09:00

Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Move Your Baby Into Your Bedroom --- But Not Your Bed
Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)
A policy statement recently issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) now says moving your child into your bedroom --- but not your bed --- is a smart ...

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Increasing Awareness of Sudden Death in Pediatric Epilepsy Together - AAP News

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 02:50

Increasing Awareness of Sudden Death in Pediatric Epilepsy Together
AAP News
The drawbacks of nighttime supervision in the form of cosleeping include potential disruption to family dynamics and developmental socialization and that it is considered one of the greatest risks in sleep-related infant deaths. Nighttime supervision ...

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Sun, 01/22/2017 - 22:08

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1 The fifth annual Josalyn's Jog for a Reason is scheduled for March 11 at 10 a.m. The run raises money to combat Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood. The event includes a 5k and a mile run. It starts at the Medical Arts Building on Robeson Street ...

Your gut is full of trillions of bacteria: Here's how to keep it healthy - WISN Milwaukee

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 14:38

WISN Milwaukee

Your gut is full of trillions of bacteria: Here's how to keep it healthy
WISN Milwaukee
Serotonin transporter plays an important role in battling depression, Alzheimer's disease, sudden infant death syndrome and post-traumatic stress disorder. Beneficial and harmful bacteria can interfere with the transporter and modify serotonin levels.

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Nicola Fawcett/Wiki Commons - WCVB Boston

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 11:22

WCVB Boston

Nicola Fawcett/Wiki Commons
WCVB Boston
Serotonin transporter plays an important role in battling depression, Alzheimer's disease, sudden infant death syndrome and post-traumatic stress disorder. Beneficial and harmful bacteria in the gut can interfere with the transporter and modify ...

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Wearable Sensors Check Your Health - Sci-Tech Today

Sun, 01/22/2017 - 02:00

Sci-Tech Today

Wearable Sensors Check Your Health
Sci-Tech Today
There's not enough evidence to show whether it affects the child later, like sudden infant death syndrome or substance use. -- Some evidence suggests there's no link to lung cancer in marijuana smokers. But there's no evidence, or insufficient evidence ...

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​ Sydney May's grieving mum makes the video all parents should watch - Gloucestershire Live

Sat, 01/21/2017 - 10:53

Gloucestershire Live

​ Sydney May's grieving mum makes the video all parents should watch
Gloucestershire Live
Grieving mum Jemma Roberts has made a heartbreaking video in which she tells parents the devastating details of exactly how she lost her three month old baby Sydney May who died in her bed before Christmas. The Cinderford mum speaks about the how ...

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Sat, 01/21/2017 - 04:16

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In 2015, the third-leading cause of infant deaths in Indiana was accidental suffocation and strangulation in bed. Many of these deaths used to be classified as ...

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The Good, Bad and Unknown About Marijuana's Health Effects - Sci-Tech Today

Sat, 01/21/2017 - 02:00

Sci-Tech Today

The Good, Bad and Unknown About Marijuana's Health Effects
Sci-Tech Today
There's not enough evidence to show whether it affects the child later, like sudden infant death syndrome or substance use. -- Some evidence suggests there's no link to lung cancer in marijuana smokers. But there's no evidence, or insufficient evidence ...

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Sat, 01/21/2017 - 01:44

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The Kearney Courier
... • Three of the top 25 metro areas in the U.S. for particle pollution are in Indiana, according to the American Lung Association. • Indiana has the fourth-worst air ...

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Wearable Sensors Check Your Health - Sci-Tech Today

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 02:01

Sci-Tech Today

Wearable Sensors Check Your Health
Sci-Tech Today
There's not enough evidence to show whether it affects the child later, like sudden infant death syndrome or substance use. -- Some evidence suggests there's no link to lung cancer in marijuana smokers. But there's no evidence, or insufficient evidence ...

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