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Tokyo to seek partial smoking ban by 2019, Koike says - The Japan Times

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 03:48

The Japan Times

Tokyo to seek partial smoking ban by 2019, Koike says
The Japan Times
“It's needless to say that exposure to secondhand smoke can lead to increased risk of pulmonary cancer or sudden infant death syndrome, which has been proven scientifically,” she said, explaining that the plan is aimed mainly at protecting children.

Is It OK That My 12-Month-Old Still Uses A Pacifier? An Expert Explains - Romper

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 15:33

Romper

Is It OK That My 12-Month-Old Still Uses A Pacifier? An Expert Explains
Romper
The American Academy of Pediatrics found that children who use a pacifier are less likely to die from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), and also better sleepers overall. Giving him a pacifier felt like the best thing ever, but I had no idea the ...

Virginia Dept. of Social Services Launches Campaign to Promote Safer Sleep for Infants - NBC 29 News

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 07:14

NBC 29 News

Virginia Dept. of Social Services Launches Campaign to Promote Safer Sleep for Infants
NBC 29 News
The campaign, which coincides with National Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month in September and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month in October, is designed to educate parents, families and caregivers regarding the steps they can ...

Connecting the rocks: Grassroots movement uses painted, hidden rocks to spread joy - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 16:41

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Connecting the rocks: Grassroots movement uses painted, hidden rocks to spread joy
Casper Star-Tribune Online
Sunnie Baker started painting rocks a few weeks ago in memory of a granddaughter, Lillie, who died in March of sudden infant death syndrome. She paints them with pictures including animals or cartoon characters and signs them with “Lillie's Love.”.

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MP nominated for award after raising awareness about baby loss ... - Northwich Guardian

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 04:38

Northwich Guardian

MP nominated for award after raising awareness about baby loss ...
Northwich Guardian
Antoinette Sandbach MP, has been shortlisted for the Butterfly Awards after she helped establish and chair the all party parliamentary group on baby loss.

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Crown Crafts: Near 52-Week Lows And (Near) A 5% Dividend ... - Seeking Alpha

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 20:49

Seeking Alpha

Crown Crafts: Near 52-Week Lows And (Near) A 5% Dividend ...
Seeking Alpha
Both the negative and positive aspects of an investment in Crown Crafts (CRWS) are straight forward. First, however, let us have a brief overview of CRWS for ...

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Autopsies reveal a rash of infant deaths tied to unsafe sleeping ... - Stillwater News Press

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 19:05

Stillwater News Press

Autopsies reveal a rash of infant deaths tied to unsafe sleeping ...
Stillwater News Press
In October of last year, a 2-month-old infant from Kiowa County died after co-sleeping with her parents.

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Nintendo Loses Patent Lawsuit, Ordered to Pay $10 Million - Inc.com

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 16:14

Inc.com

Nintendo Loses Patent Lawsuit, Ordered to Pay $10 Million
Inc.com
... their hands relative to their environment, which is a system iLife says it invented and patented for use in medical monitors that would automatically call an ambulance if an elderly person fell or if a baby was at risk of dying from sudden infant ...

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Older babies 'sleep better in their own room' - NHS Choices

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 11:49

Older babies 'sleep better in their own room'
NHS Choices
... by claiming that the findings "contradict guidelines by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), which recommends babies sleep in the same room as their parents for at least the first six months to reduce their risk of sudden infant death syndrome ...

Infant Mortality Rate: Do Black Infants Die More Often than White Infants? - Medical News Bulletin

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 07:36

Medical News Bulletin

Infant Mortality Rate: Do Black Infants Die More Often than White Infants?
Medical News Bulletin
Looking at data stripped of personally identifiable information, the scientists examined the four major categories deemed to be the most frequent causes of infant death. They considered: short-gestation/low birth weight, congenital malformations ...

Back to Sleep is the Only Way for Infants - - The Good Men Project - The Good Men Project (blog)

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 07:27

The Good Men Project (blog)

Back to Sleep is the Only Way for Infants - - The Good Men Project
The Good Men Project (blog)
Dear Mr. Dad: Our baby boy was born just a month ago and, although we were told at the hospital to put him down to sleep on his back, my wife says that it's ...
New SIDS Report Gives Old News | American Council on Science ...American Council on Science and Health

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Oklahoma Watch: Autopsies reveal continuing infant deaths tied to ... - Tulsa World

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 23:01

Tulsa World

Oklahoma Watch: Autopsies reveal continuing infant deaths tied to ...
Tulsa World
Taffy Henderson, a maternal and child health promotion specialist with the Oklahoma City-County Health Department, puts a doll into a crib that is meant to show ...

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Parents remember baby boy with state fair bench - KARE

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 15:45

KARE

Parents remember baby boy with state fair bench
KARE
Howie died of SIDS - Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. "No matter what you do, sometimes you can't prevent their death. That's a really hard reality," she said. The reality is, Howie is still here at the fair. Just not in a way you will notice, unless you ...

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Babies who sleep in SEPARATE rooms from their parents have earlier bedtimes, take less time to nod off AND get ... - Daily Mail

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 02:48

Daily Mail

Babies who sleep in SEPARATE rooms from their parents have earlier bedtimes, take less time to nod off AND get ...
Daily Mail
Babies who sleep in separate rooms from their parents have earlier bedtimes, take less time to nod off and get more shut eye, new research reveals. They are also less likely to require feeding at night, a study found. Parents of such babies find ...

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PARENT PICKLES: Dummies a personal choice so make it an informed one - Bundaberg News Mail

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 02:08

Bundaberg News Mail

PARENT PICKLES: Dummies a personal choice so make it an informed one
Bundaberg News Mail
In counterbalance, there are some health benefits to dummies, including the reduced risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) when babies use dummies during sleeping or napping. HOW ABOUT GENERAL PEACE OF MIND? On top of health and ...

Ask Mr. Dad: Back to sleep is the only way Ask Mr. Dad: Back to sleep is the only way - Worcester Telegram

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 01:13

Ask Mr. Dad: Back to sleep is the only way Ask Mr. Dad: Back to sleep is the only way
Worcester Telegram
In 1994, after looking at a huge amount of research on sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) that identified tummy sleeping as a major risk factor, the government (along with the American Academy of Pediatrics) launched the “Back to Sleep” campaign.

Parents find older babies sleep better in their own rooms | Health ... - Geo News, Pakistan

Sun, 09/03/2017 - 12:12

Geo News, Pakistan

Parents find older babies sleep better in their own rooms | Health ...
Geo News, Pakistan
Parents who put babies to sleep in their own rooms report the infants get more rest and have more consistent bedtime routines.

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Guest opinion: Keeping babies safe a priority in Garfield County - Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 20:32

Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Guest opinion: Keeping babies safe a priority in Garfield County
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
According to the National Institutes of Health, approximately 3,500 infants annually in the United States succumb to sleep-related deaths. While not all sudden infant deaths are preventable, risk can be greatly reduced by ensuring safe sleep conditions.

Quebec: a baby saved in extremis of the sudden death syndrome - The Sherbrooke Times

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 20:10

Quebec: a baby saved in extremis of the sudden death syndrome
The Sherbrooke Times
QUEBEC | A 6 month-old baby was saved in extremis thanks to the vigilance of his parents and to the rapid response of the paramedics, while everything indicated that he was struggling with the syndrome of sudden infant death syndrome. There is a ten ...