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Community baby shower scheduled - Emporia Gazette

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:08

Community baby shower scheduled
Emporia Gazette
Wade Barrett, infant son of Gail and Mikie Barrett, died as a result of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in 2010. Since then the Barrett family has taken steps to reduce SIDS deaths in the community. Using proceeds generated from the annual Wade's Ride, ...

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Prevention - News-Medical.net

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 23:25

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Prevention
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There is a combination of factors that are thought to contribute to an increased risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). Some of these factors, such as premature birth or low birth weight, cannot be changed but other environmental factors can be ...

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Step-father of Halls Head attack victim speaks out - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 22:01

The Sydney Morning Herald

Step-father of Halls Head attack victim speaks out
The Sydney Morning Herald
Two years ago, Erelle Mason and her partner Scott Martin experienced the unimaginable pain of losing a child to sudden infant death syndrome. Baby Mason ...

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Mom charged after baby dies in changing table incident - Independent Journal Review

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 09:14

Independent Journal Review

Mom charged after baby dies in changing table incident
Independent Journal Review
They still have nightmares over her sudden death. According to the Des Moines Register, Laci had left baby, Remme Lyn, unattended on a changing table for 15 minutes to warm a bottle. The infant rolled over into a position that cut off her air supply ...

Unlicensed home day care provider charged in death of infant - WSET

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 10:32

WSET

Unlicensed home day care provider charged in death of infant
WSET
Police responded to Persichini's home to investigate a report that the infant was unresponsive and undergoing cardiac arrest. The baby was pronounced dead at a hospital. The Richmond Medical Examiner's office says the baby died of sudden infant death ...

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Unlicensed home day care provider charged in death of infant - The Daily Progress

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 10:23

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Unlicensed home day care provider charged in death of infant
The Daily Progress
Police responded to Persichini's home to investigate a report that the infant was unresponsive and undergoing cardiac arrest. The baby was pronounced dead at a hospital. The Richmond Medical Examiner's office says the baby died of sudden infant death ...
Unlicensed home day care provider charged in death of infant ...SFGate

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Marijuana health effects: The good, the bad and the unknown - KCRA Sacramento

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 09:02

KCRA Sacramento

Marijuana health effects: The good, the bad and the unknown
KCRA Sacramento
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, ...
The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendations for Research ...The National Academies Press

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The good, bad and unknown about marijuana's health effects - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 12:11

The good, bad and unknown about marijuana's health effects
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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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What is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)? - News Medical - News-Medical.net

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 07:58

What is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)? - News Medical
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The syndrome which is commonly referred to as cot death, is medically termed the Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). It is the name given to the sudden ...

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Coping with Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) - News-Medical.net

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 07:44

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Coping with Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)
News-Medical.net
For families who have been affected by sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), it is essential that there is access to a strong support network to help them cope with the experience. Most parents have a period of grieving and may also experience feelings ...

Breastfed babies still need extra vitamin D - Fox News

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 07:25

Fox News

Breastfed babies still need extra vitamin D
Fox News
Pediatricians recommend that mothers exclusively breastfeed infants until at least six months of age because it can reduce babies' risk of ear and respiratory infections, sudden infant death syndrome, allergies, childhood obesity and diabetes. Because ...
Breastmilk Benefits Do Not Include Vitamin D, Study SaysiTech Post

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Infant's death marks second tragedy for Gilbert mom - azfamily.com 3TV | Phoenix Breaking News, Weather, Sport - AZFamily

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 23:46

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Infant's death marks second tragedy for Gilbert mom - azfamily.com 3TV | Phoenix Breaking News, Weather, Sport
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Initially, Gilbert police said the child's death involved some kind of a fall. According to Lord, doctors have since ruled out trauma and suspect the child succumbed to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in her sleep. Police spokesperson Sgt. Darrell Krueger ...

Tragic three-month-old girl who died suddenly carried to heartbreaking funeral in tiny pink coffin pulled by white ... - Mirror.co.uk

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 15:36

Mirror.co.uk

Tragic three-month-old girl who died suddenly carried to heartbreaking funeral in tiny pink coffin pulled by white ...
Mirror.co.uk
A three-month-old girl whose life was cut tragically short was carried to a heartbreaking funeral in a tiny pink coffin on a horse-drawn carriage. More than 200 mourners, many dressed in pink, gathered to watch Sydney-May Burge laid to rest after she ...

Advertisers depict unsafe sleeping environments for infants, UAB study shows - Alabama NewsCenter

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 11:02

Alabama NewsCenter

Advertisers depict unsafe sleeping environments for infants, UAB study shows
Alabama NewsCenter
Most of the crib displays that depicted unsafe sleep environments showed bumper pads and/or soft bedding, both of which have been associated with sudden infant death syndrome or other sleep-related deaths, according to research. The authors conclude ...

Bill would make smoking in car around children illegal - AL.com

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 09:05

AL.com

Bill would make smoking in car around children illegal
AL.com
Health experts have linked second-hand smoke to low birth weights, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, asthma, bronchitis, pneumonia, ear infections and other diseases. Similar legislation was introduced in Georgia in 2015 but the measure failed in the House.

Ask the Doctors: Concern over baby sleeping on his stomach - Chicago Sun-Times

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 09:01

Chicago Sun-Times

Ask the Doctors: Concern over baby sleeping on his stomach
Chicago Sun-Times
Dear Reader: You're right that placing infants on their backs to sleep greatly reduces the rate of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), the leading cause of death in infants between 1 month and 1 year old. About 1,500 infants die of SIDS each year in ...

Covered With Comfort - Adventist Review

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 11:07

Adventist Review

Covered With Comfort
Adventist Review
“Death had not entered my mind,” she said. Upon arrival, a WAH employee told Porter to wait and that someone would come talk with her. She soon found out that Breelyn hadn't woken up from a nap at daycare. Breelyn Elizabeth died from sudden infant ...

Mum's horror at finding healthy 'happy-go-lucky' son, 14, dead three days before Christmas after he died from sudden ... - The Scottish Sun

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 15:30

The Scottish Sun

Mum's horror at finding healthy 'happy-go-lucky' son, 14, dead three days before Christmas after he died from sudden ...
The Scottish Sun
A HEARTBROKEN mum has warned parents of the danger of sudden infant death syndrome after discovering her 14-year-old boy dead in his bed. When Yvonne Moss said goodnight to Luke on December 22 she never thought it would be the last time she ...

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Mum's horror at finding healthy 'happy-go-lucky' son, 14, dead three ... - The Sun

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 14:39

The Sun

Mum's horror at finding healthy 'happy-go-lucky' son, 14, dead three ...
The Sun
A HEARTBROKEN mum has warned parents of the danger of sudden infant death syndrome after discovering her 14-year-old boy dead in his bed.

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Safe Sleeping Environment Remains the Best Prevention Strategy ... - Medical News Bulletin

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 10:42

Medical News Bulletin

Safe Sleeping Environment Remains the Best Prevention Strategy ...
Medical News Bulletin
A review of scientific literature recently published in JAMA Pediatrics summarizes the state of knowledge about causes and risk factors for Sudden Infant Death ...
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