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SIDS awareness walk set | News | register-news.com - Mt. Vernon Register-News

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 17:05

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SIDS awareness walk set | News | register-news.com
Mt. Vernon Register-News
MT VERNON — A 5K walk/run, vendor fair and silent auction will be held Saturday at Veterans Park to honor 2-month-old Evan Roddy, who passed away from ...
New technology helps parents monitor sleeping baby | WCNC.comWCNC
Dieticians say: 'Breast is best' | Health24Health24

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Is Vaping During Pregnancy Safe? Experts Weigh In - Romper

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 13:17

Romper

Is Vaping During Pregnancy Safe? Experts Weigh In
Romper
Smoking during pregnancy. It's one of the no-nos that, unlike a glass of wine or eating Brie, comes with zero debate. No doctor will tell you that just a little won't hurt and a simple internet search will provide you with a scary list of reasons why ...

New software turns mobile-phone accessory into breathing monitor - Phys.Org

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 10:32

Phys.Org

New software turns mobile-phone accessory into breathing monitor
Phys.Org
Researchers have developed new software that makes it possible to use low-cost, thermal cameras attached to mobile phones to track how fast a person is breathing. This type of mobile thermal imaging could be used for monitoring breathing problems in ...

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How to deal with becoming a new parent - Medical News Today

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 09:12

Medical News Today

How to deal with becoming a new parent
Medical News Today
Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is the death of a baby during sleep for no clear reason. It is every parent's worst nightmare. In October 2016, the American Academy of Pediatrics released a document explaining the safest way to set up an infant's ...

Friends rally to provide miracle for Lehi family hit by two impossible tragedies - Daily Herald

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 07:03

Daily Herald

Friends rally to provide miracle for Lehi family hit by two impossible tragedies
Daily Herald
Sometime during that night, the Packs' youngest, 5-month-old Oliver, passed away. Doctors believe Oliver's death was due to sudden infant death syndrome. “You never expect it to happen in your home, but when it does, it becomes very real,” Barnes said.

17 JeffCo infants died from bed sharing in 2016 - Alabama's News Leader

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 04:24

Alabama's News Leader

17 JeffCo infants died from bed sharing in 2016
Alabama's News Leader
"The way deaths are calculated in Alabama includes Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), Sudden Unexplained Infant Death (SUID), and other sleep related conditions such as strangulation and suffocation. In 2015, Alabama had 108 sleep related infant ...

Southampton man believes he can reduce cot death with creation of ... - Daily Echo

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 22:07

Daily Echo

Southampton man believes he can reduce cot death with creation of ...
Daily Echo
A SOUTHAMPTON inventor has developed a new baby pacifier which he believes can help prevent cot death.

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Baby safety while sleeping - Your News Now

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 15:11

Your News Now

Baby safety while sleeping
Your News Now
She says placing babies on their backs before sleep reduces the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and prevents suffocation. Sprague suggests removing any crib bumpers, stuffed toys, and blankets to reduce the risk of "SIDS" or Sudden Infant Death ...

Photos: Friends running GoFundMe for Lehi family hit with two hardships - Daily Herald

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 14:56

Daily Herald

Photos: Friends running GoFundMe for Lehi family hit with two hardships
Daily Herald
Vivint employees and customers around the world flash the letters “O” and “E” to show their support for Evan Pack and his little son, Oliver, who recently died of sudden infant death syndrome. Friends running GoFundMe for Lehi family hit with two ...

Chronicle of a tragedy - Hindu Business Line

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:08

Hindu Business Line

Chronicle of a tragedy
Hindu Business Line
Indeed, in these parts, the sight of anaemic, under-age mothers with their malnourished infants is routine and their inability to access even basic treatment and care apparent to explain sudden infant deaths fairly easily. The 950-bedded, much maligned ...

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Barbecue restaurant to host benefit, raise SIDS awareness - Massillon Independent

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 10:22

Barbecue restaurant to host benefit, raise SIDS awareness
Massillon Independent
The monitors use hospital technology to monitor a baby's heart rate and oxygen levels while the infant sleeps. The organization was created to honor Zoey Renee Salters, who died from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) when she was six weeks old.

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Owlet Smark Sock prompts warning for parents, fears over babies' sensitive health data - ABC Online

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 18:09

ABC Online

Owlet Smark Sock prompts warning for parents, fears over babies' sensitive health data
ABC Online
Experts are warning parents the latest wearable technology for babies will not reduce the risk of their child dying from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and could instead turn their babies into big data. The advice comes as the company behind the ...

September Is Baby Safety Month: Keeping Babies Safe While ... - HuffPost

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 08:07

September Is Baby Safety Month: Keeping Babies Safe While ...
HuffPost
Promoting safe sleep can help save some of the 3500 infants who die suddenly and unexpectedly while sleeping. Many of these deaths are due to sudden inf...

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Pittsfield Health Officials Encourage Landlords to Go Smoke Free - iBerkshires.com

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 01:53

iBerkshires.com

Pittsfield Health Officials Encourage Landlords to Go Smoke Free
iBerkshires.com
Banthin said secondhand smoke carries a number of health concerns from asthma to lung cancer to sudden infant death syndrome. For those living in multiunit apartment buildings, many of them are exposed to a danger that they have little control over.

Hamilton mum quits smoking in second pregnancy | Stuff.co.nz - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 20:06

Stuff.co.nz

Hamilton mum quits smoking in second pregnancy | Stuff.co.nz
Stuff.co.nz
After seeing what smoking during pregnancy did to her first child, Dayna Allen vowed never again.

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Free infant pack n' play available - Ironton Tribune

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 07:10

Free infant pack n' play available
Ironton Tribune
Debbie Fisher, a registered nurse at the health department, is in charge of the grant that supplies the pack n' plays in an effort to prevent infant deaths. “Every week in Ohio, three babies die of sleep-related incidents,” she said. “Some of these are ...

Nicho's Cause walk brings awareness to SIDS - Good4Utah

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 21:55

Good4Utah

Nicho's Cause walk brings awareness to SIDS
Good4Utah
The event helped raise awareness about SIDS, also known as Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. The organization, called Nicho's Cause, is named after a baby who died from SIDS two months ago. Nicho's mother founded the group. The organization helps to ...

What I'm really thinking: the pregnant grieving mother - The Guardian

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 02:00

The Guardian

What I'm really thinking: the pregnant grieving mother
The Guardian
I can see some friends think my news means my life is back to normal, that this erases all the pain of the six months since my three-month-old son died of sudden infant death syndrome. But I'm not thrilled – I'm terrified, sad and grieving. My last ...

Tips from Experts for National Baby Safety Month - whotv.com

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 10:50

whotv.com

Tips from Experts for National Baby Safety Month
whotv.com
According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, 3,500 infants die annually in the United States from sleep-related deaths, including SIDS or sudden infant death syndrome, ill-defined deaths, and accidental suffocation or strangulation. LaCroix said ...

Entertainment events coming up in the Hudson Valley - Poughkeepsie Journal

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 10:43

Poughkeepsie Journal

Entertainment events coming up in the Hudson Valley
Poughkeepsie Journal
The nonprofit organization was started by Nancy Rafter after the death of her daughter when she was six weeks old. The group provides assistance with counseling and education to families who have experienced the loss of an infant from stillbirth ...