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York mum, Amy Yates, raises £1500 for cot death research at fun day - The Press, York

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 06:22

The Press, York

York mum, Amy Yates, raises £1500 for cot death research at fun day
The Press, York
A desperate battle to resuscitate him was in vain and it was later confirmed he was a victim of cot death, or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Amy said then it was only now that she felt able to organise a major fundraiser in his memory to help the ...

Safety Surveillance of Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular ... - AAP News

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 04:03

Healio

Safety Surveillance of Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular ...
AAP News
OBJECTIVE: To assess the safety of currently licensed diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis (DTaP) vaccines in the United States by using data from the ...
Surveillance of DTaP Vaccines Reveals No New Safety Concerns ...2 Minute Medicine

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Sudden unexpected death leading cause of mortality in full-term infants - AAP News

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 03:12

Sudden unexpected death leading cause of mortality in full-term infants
AAP News
More than 7,000 full-term infants in the U.S. died each year between 2010-'12, and the most common cause was sudden unexpected death in infancy (SUDI), according to an analysis of birth and linked death records. U.S. infant mortality rates are about ...

Bed sharing still a high-risk factor for sudden infant death syndrome | Opinion - Tallahassee.com

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 17:00

Tallahassee.com

Bed sharing still a high-risk factor for sudden infant death syndrome | Opinion
Tallahassee.com
Recently, National Public Radio's "Morning Edition" aired a story titled “Is Sleeping With Your Baby as Dangerous as Doctors Say?” The reporter argued that American pediatricians should abandon their current safe-sleep recommendations for all babies ...

These powerful videos use poetry to address high death rates among black children - Sacramento Bee

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 07:00

Sacramento Bee

These powerful videos use poetry to address high death rates among black children
Sacramento Bee
... Legacy Campaign combine with community organizations like churches and nonprofits to educate neighborhoods on leading causes of death among black kids in the area, such as lack of care during pregnancy and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).

POINT OF VIEW: Bed-sharing is a risky behavior for sleeping infants - Palm Beach Post

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 22:02

POINT OF VIEW: Bed-sharing is a risky behavior for sleeping infants
Palm Beach Post
The NPR story does admit that bed-sharing, even in the absence of risk factors such as soft bedding, heavy coverings or a parent under the influence of drugs or alcohol, raises the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) by about three-fold. A ...

Ashley Bean of Nebraska arrested after baby suffocates, cops say ... - Wichita Eagle

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 09:23

Wichita Eagle

Ashley Bean of Nebraska arrested after baby suffocates, cops say ...
Wichita Eagle
Ashley Bean, 35, of Nebraska, turned herself in to the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office five months after her son died of asphyxia due to suffocation and overlay.

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'Highly intoxicated' mom fell asleep with her baby. That led to his death, Nebraska officials say - Lexington Herald Leader

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 09:23

Lexington Herald Leader

'Highly intoxicated' mom fell asleep with her baby. That led to his death, Nebraska officials say
Lexington Herald Leader
The Sheriff's Office said the baby showed no signs of "obvious violence." The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said earlier this year that about 3,500 U.S. babies die from sleep-related deaths each year, including from sudden infant death ...

'Highly intoxicated' mom fell asleep with her baby. That led to his death, Nebraska officials say - Kansas City Star

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 09:23

Kansas City Star

'Highly intoxicated' mom fell asleep with her baby. That led to his death, Nebraska officials say
Kansas City Star
The Sheriff's Office said the baby showed no signs of "obvious violence." The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said earlier this year that about 3,500 U.S. babies die from sleep-related deaths each year, including from sudden infant death ...

Auckland district health boards tackling sudden infant death in Māori babies - Stuff.co.nz

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 00:33

Stuff.co.nz

Auckland district health boards tackling sudden infant death in Māori babies
Stuff.co.nz
Auckland district health boards are joining forces to reduce the number of deaths among Māori infants. Sudden unexpected death in infancy (SUDI) affects Māori families more than any other group in New Zealand, Waitematā DHB said. Although efforts had ...

Sudden Unexplained Infant Death, Washoe County Pushes Back - KKOH

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 19:00

KKOH

Sudden Unexplained Infant Death, Washoe County Pushes Back
KKOH
In an effort to raise awareness about the dangers of Sudden Unexplained Infant Death (SUID), Lamar Advertising and the Washoe County Human Services Agency are launching a large-scale billboard campaign this spring throughout Washoe County.

Saving Lives or Banning Guns? Childhood is Perilous - Capital Research Center

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 10:23

Capital Research Center

Saving Lives or Banning Guns? Childhood is Perilous
Capital Research Center
In 43 percent of SUIDS cases, the cause was determined to be the more commonly known Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), defined by CDC as “the death of an infant less than 1 year of age that cannot be explained after a thorough investigation is ...

Reducing Whitley Co. smoking rate would cut cancer deaths, improve health, Chandler says - The News Journal

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 09:51

The News Journal

Reducing Whitley Co. smoking rate would cut cancer deaths, improve health, Chandler says
The News Journal
In addition to cancers of the lung, head and neck, kidney, bladder, liver, pancreas, stomach, cervix, colon, and rectum, smoking also causes heart disease and stroke, glaucoma, pre-term labor, birth defects and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).

Investigator: Alcohol use led to Waverly mother's arrest in baby's death - Lincoln Journal Star

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 08:25

Lincoln Journal Star

Investigator: Alcohol use led to Waverly mother's arrest in baby's death
Lincoln Journal Star
Excessive alcohol consumption by a rural Waverly mother leading up to her infant son's death in December prompted Lancaster County sheriff's deputies to ...

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Rural Waverly mother arrested in death of baby - HuskerExtra.com

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 08:25

HuskerExtra.com

Rural Waverly mother arrested in death of baby
HuskerExtra.com
Bean's intoxication level sets her son's death apart from so-called "co-sleeping" death cases, in which an infant is accidentally suffocated when a parent sleeping next to him or her rolls over on top of the child, said Lancaster County Sheriff's Capt.

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Meet Circle of Care Director, Supervisor - Valley Times-News

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 08:05

Meet Circle of Care Director, Supervisor
Valley Times-News
While there are programs dedicated to issues like human trafficking awareness and sudden infant death syndrome, Carpenter pointed out that a much of what Circle of Care does is not apparent at first glance. “We have programs that will benefit the most ...

Mary Kay Schwartz - Tulsa World

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 23:06

Tulsa World

Mary Kay Schwartz
Tulsa World
... quilting, crocheting, and embroidering. She was also artistically gifted in painting as well as landscape photography. Memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to the Toby Keith Foundation or the American SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) Institute.

Bed sharing still a high-risk factor for sudden infant death syndrome | Opinion - Florida Today

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 13:19

Florida Today

Bed sharing still a high-risk factor for sudden infant death syndrome | Opinion
Florida Today
National Public Radio's Morning Edition recently aired a story titled “Is sleeping with your baby as dangerous as doctors say?” The report cites sources who argue American pediatricians should reconsider their current safe-sleep recommendations for all ...

Healthy Start Annual Symposium discusses Black infant and maternal mortality - New Pittsburgh Courier

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 08:48

New Pittsburgh Courier

Healthy Start Annual Symposium discusses Black infant and maternal mortality
New Pittsburgh Courier
Generally, there are two causes for infant mortality, Shirriel said—preterm (or premature) birth, or after birth, SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome). Healthy Start Pittsburgh works to give mothers the education and support necessary to help prevent ...

Keeping babies out of DCFS statistics - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 23:00

Chicago Tribune

Keeping babies out of DCFS statistics
Chicago Tribune
Some baby deaths in the U.S. are attributed to SIDS, or sudden infant death syndrome; these involve unexplained deaths of infants younger than 1 year. Also, some babies accidentally suffocate on those blankets or pillows in their cribs and playpens.