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Microsoft data scientists donate new tool to researchers fighting sudden infant death syndrome - PR Newswire (press release)

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 10:07

Health Data Management

Microsoft data scientists donate new tool to researchers fighting sudden infant death syndrome
PR Newswire (press release)
SIDS is the leading cause of death among children from one to 12 months old. Approximately 4,000 infants in the U.S. die each year from sudden unexpected infant deaths (SUID), which includes SIDS. There has been no significant drop in such deaths since ...
Big data takes aim at fighting sudden infant deathsHealth Data Management

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Baby sleeping in mom's room? Study says current recommendations are unsafe, lead to poor sleep - USA TODAY

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 07:53

NPR

Baby sleeping in mom's room? Study says current recommendations are unsafe, lead to poor sleep
USA TODAY
Babies who sleep in the same room as their parents beyond six months could be at increased risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, a new Penn State College of Medicine study reports. The data published in Pediatrics this month goes against American ...
Study: Mother-infant room-sharing can lead to bed-sharingAAP News
Babies Sleep Better In Their Own Rooms After 4 Months, Study FindsNPR
Babies May Sleep Longer in Their Own Rooms, Study ShowsKTLA
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A Bereaved Father and His Team of Microsoft Data Scientists ... - Bloomberg

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 05:00

Bloomberg

A Bereaved Father and His Team of Microsoft Data Scientists ...
Bloomberg
John Kahan has a poignant photo in his office at Microsoft Corp., where he oversees customer data and analytics. The image shows Kahan, his wife and three ...

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Bed sharing, maternal smoking raise risk of sudden unexpected death in infancy - Medical Xpress

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 06:10

Medical Xpress

Bed sharing, maternal smoking raise risk of sudden unexpected death in infancy
Medical Xpress
"Despite a major reduction in overall infant mortality, sudden unexpected death in infancy (SUDI) continues to be of concern in New Zealand, as the rate is high by international standards, and is even higher in Māori," says lead researcher, Professor ...

Sudden Unexpected Infant Deaths May Be Underestimated: Study ... - Arizona Daily Star

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 23:38

Arizona Daily Star

Sudden Unexpected Infant Deaths May Be Underestimated: Study ...
Arizona Daily Star
MONDAY, June 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. medical examiners and coroners may not accurately classify some sudden unexpected infant deaths (SUIDs) ...

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Sudden unexpected infant deaths may be underestimated: study - Medical Xpress

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 17:01

Medical Xpress

Sudden unexpected infant deaths may be underestimated: study
Medical Xpress
(HealthDay)—U.S. medical examiners and coroners may not accurately classify some sudden unexpected infant deaths (SUIDs) because they don't all follow the same procedures when investigating and classifying such deaths, according to new research.

Baby Box program provides babies safe place to sleep - Dothan Eagle

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 15:20

Dothan Eagle

Baby Box program provides babies safe place to sleep
Dothan Eagle
The Baby Box is actually a safe box lined with an infant mattress ready to provide an infant a safe place to sleep decreasing the death rate of infants related to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). The box comes with instructions on how to properly ...

Study: Mother-infant room-sharing can lead to bed-sharing - AAP News

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 08:25

Daily Mail

Study: Mother-infant room-sharing can lead to bed-sharing
AAP News
However, AAP sleep experts continue to recommend room-sharing without bed-sharing for at least the first six months of life, but ideally one year, citing research that doing so can reduce the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). Each year ...
Babies May Sleep Longer in Their Own Rooms, Study ShowsKTLA
Babies who sleep alone by 4 months may sleep longer, study findskwbe
Babies sleep better in their own rooms after 4 months, study findsMinnesota Public Radio News
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Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Certification Inconsistent - Medscape

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 06:04

Medscape

Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Certification Inconsistent
Medscape
Sudden unexpected infant death is inconsistently classified, which may impede surveillance and prevention efforts, a nationally representative survey has found.

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Tragedy strikes in baby's death - Pauls Valley Daily Democrat

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 18:06

Tragedy strikes in baby's death
Pauls Valley Daily Democrat
“I can't say it was SIDS,” he said, referring to sudden infant death syndrome. “I can't say the mother rolled over on the baby. I can't say it was an accidental suffocation. “Until I get a report from the medical examiner I just can't say. I won't know ...