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Terre Haute girl's death brings attention to SUDC - Terre Haute Tribune Star

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 20:53

Terre Haute Tribune Star

Terre Haute girl's death brings attention to SUDC
Terre Haute Tribune Star
While many people are aware of SIDS – Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in infants younger than 12 months – the public is often unaware of SUDC, which affects about 400 children per year through age 19. According to the Centers for Disease Control and ...

Mom Raises Awareness About Co-sleeping With Child After 8-Day-Old Baby Dies in Her Arms - The Epoch Times

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 10:31

The Epoch Times

Mom Raises Awareness About Co-sleeping With Child After 8-Day-Old Baby Dies in Her Arms
The Epoch Times
According to the Pediatric Sleep Center at Weill Cornell, research shows that Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) happens more commonly in families where parents were sleeping with infants in the same bed. The center therefore advises parents not to ...

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Detroit startup has parents on edge — and is a cautionary tale about online shopping - KSDK

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 08:11

KSDK

Detroit startup has parents on edge — and is a cautionary tale about online shopping
KSDK
New moms fearful of sudden infant death syndrome flocked to the unique design of the mattress as a way to calm their nerves. But many who ordered in recent months never received delivery after spending about $400 — roughly four times the price of a ...

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A young couple lost their nine-week-old baby to suspected sudden infant death syndrome - WalesOnline

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 08:08

WalesOnline

A young couple lost their nine-week-old baby to suspected sudden infant death syndrome
WalesOnline
A young couple lost their nine-week-old baby to suspected sudden infant death syndrome. Ryan Lewis and Chelsea Gregory described baby Luke as 'the perfect child'. Share. By. Mark SmithHealth Correspondent. 15:07, 24 NOV 2017; Updated 16:14, 30 NOV 2017 ...

Parents pay tribute to their beautiful baby boy after coroner concludes sudden death in Bishop Auckland was from ... - The Northern Echo

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:25

The Northern Echo

Parents pay tribute to their beautiful baby boy after coroner concludes sudden death in Bishop Auckland was from ...
The Northern Echo
Consultant perinatal and paediatric pathologist at Newcastle's Royal Victoria Hospital, Dr Srinivas Annavarapu, also confirmed he could not find a cause of death as all post mortem tests had come back negative. The only abnormality found was some tiny ...

Infant mortality rate spikes in Alabama | WRBL - WRBL

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 19:34

WRBL

Infant mortality rate spikes in Alabama | WRBL
WRBL
[anvplayer video="1592943"] Opelika, Al.-- More babies are dying in Alabama, the most since 2008. The infant mortality rate for 2016 was 9.1 per 1000 live births. The Alabama Department of Public Health says 537 babies did not reach the age of 1 in the ...
Report shows AL's infant mortality rate reaches new high since 2 ...WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

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Detroit startup has parents on edge — and is a cautionary tale about online shopping - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 04:30

Detroit Free Press

Detroit startup has parents on edge — and is a cautionary tale about online shopping
Detroit Free Press
Andreae, who lives in Grosse Pointe Park, said she had a passion to start the company after she lost a four-month-old niece to sudden infant death syndrome. She said she sacrificed her savings, including giving up a home in Grosse Pointe Woods and ...

Preventing Infant Death Syndrome | THISDAYLIVE - THISDAY Newspapers

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 16:19

THISDAY Newspapers

Preventing Infant Death Syndrome | THISDAYLIVE
THISDAY Newspapers
Pregnancy is one of the most wonderful experiences a woman could have. It is a fulfilment of one of the most natural functions of a woman. The media was awash with the news of “Bernie Baby” in 2016. When Bernie Baby was born, his mum would have been ...
Parents can get a free Baby Box that helps reduce SIDS risks ...Boulder Daily Camera
Benefits of Breastfeeding | POPSUGAR MomsPOPSUGAR

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Virginia Beach woman who ran unlicensed day care where baby died will be sentenced today - Virginian-Pilot

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 07:23

Virginian-Pilot

Virginia Beach woman who ran unlicensed day care where baby died will be sentenced today
Virginian-Pilot
But when an autopsy indicated the baby died from sudden unexplained infant death syndrome, prosecutors agreed to drop the felony charge in exchange for pleas to the misdemeanors. The baby was found dead in Rice's Ocean Lakes home on Aug.

Data shows alarming infant mortality rate in a part of South Cobb - Cobb County Courier

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 11:36

Cobb County Courier

Data shows alarming infant mortality rate in a part of South Cobb
Cobb County Courier
While any preventable infant death is one too many, recent data indicate that one portion of Cobb County, in particular, has a strikingly high rate of deaths before age one — a problem community stakeholders and leaders are working hard to solve ...

Jennifer Berry of Yonkers admits throwing newborn out Bronx window - The Journal News | LoHud.com

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 09:31

The Journal News | LoHud.com

Jennifer Berry of Yonkers admits throwing newborn out Bronx window
The Journal News | LoHud.com
A Yonkers woman faces a decade behind bars after admitting to throwing her newborn baby out of a seventh-floor Bronx apartment window two years ago.

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Guest column: How to do holiday parties while pregnant - Asheville Citizen-Times

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 06:50

Asheville Citizen-Times

Guest column: How to do holiday parties while pregnant
Asheville Citizen-Times
Evidence-based research has found that drinking even small amounts of alcohol while pregnant can increase the risk of miscarriage, stillbirth, prematurity or sudden infant death syndrome. In addition, more than 40 years of published research has shown ...

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Infant mortality rate up in Cullman County, state | News ... - Cullman Times Online

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 04:21

Cullman Times Online

Infant mortality rate up in Cullman County, state | News ...
Cullman Times Online
Alabama's infant mortality rate last year reached its highest level since 2008, led by a rising rate for white mothers, according to a report released by the ...
Infant mortality rises | Local News | timesdaily.comTimes Daily

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Local providers respond to increase in drug addiction among pregnant women - Billings Gazette

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 06:07

Billings Gazette

Local providers respond to increase in drug addiction among pregnant women
Billings Gazette
Drug abuse by pregnant women may cause a range of health complications for the baby, including birth defects, increased risk for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, seizures and learning and behavior problems later in life. The key to curbing the problem, ...

Premier first in Ohio to reach maternity care milestone - Piqua Daily Call

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 04:56

Premier first in Ohio to reach maternity care milestone
Piqua Daily Call
And research suggests that breastfeeding lowers the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, Type 2 diabetes, obesity and other medical conditions. The benefits don't end there. Breastfeeding also boosts the health of mothers, helping them lose pregnancy ...

Rate of infant death in Alabama increased in 2016 - AL.com

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:57

AL.com

Rate of infant death in Alabama increased in 2016
AL.com
In 2015, the Alabama infant mortality rate measured 8.3 deaths per 1,000 live births, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health. "I would describe it as very worrisome and daunting," said Assistant State Health Officer Dr. Grace Thomas. The ...
Infant Mortality Rate Highest Since 2008U.S. News & World Report
Alabama Infant Mortality Rate RisingAlabama Public Radio
Alabama infant mortality rate 'trending in the wrong direction'WAAY
Tuscaloosa News -Alabama News Network (press release)
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Grieving Mum Allows Photo Of Baby Who Died Of SIDS To Be Included In Charity Calendar - HuffPost UK

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 06:43

HuffPost UK

Grieving Mum Allows Photo Of Baby Who Died Of SIDS To Be Included In Charity Calendar
HuffPost UK
A grieving mother is supporting a charity calendar that features her baby daughter, who died days ahead of the launch date. Chloe Smallman's daughter Millie Brear died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) aged six weeks and five days old. Millie's ...
Charity calendar will still go on sale despite tragic death of babydaynurseries.co.uk News

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Study finds correlation between breastfeeding, SIDS - University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 23:34

University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

Study finds correlation between breastfeeding, SIDS
University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily
According to the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, sudden infant death syndrome — the unexplained death of an infant who appears otherwise healthy — is the leading cause of death of babies between one month and one year of ...

Safe Sleep campaign aims to stop infant deaths - ABC27

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 16:00

ABC27

Safe Sleep campaign aims to stop infant deaths
ABC27
Dauphin County Commissioners, the district attorney's office, coroner's office, and Children and Youth Services teamed up to educate parents about the safe way to put babies to bed and lower the chance of suffocation and sudden infant death syndrome.

Winston-Salem man who said he was a victim of human trafficking is deported; attorney calls it "intolerable cruelty" - Winston-Salem Journal

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 15:24

Winston-Salem Journal

Winston-Salem man who said he was a victim of human trafficking is deported; attorney calls it "intolerable cruelty"
Winston-Salem Journal
Thierno Diallo holds his 2-month-old daughter, who later died from sudden infant death syndrome. Diallo was deported Tuesday. Submitted Photo. Nearly a month after he was taken into custody, a Winston-Salem man who says he was a victim of human ...