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Child mortality rates worse in US among 20 wealthy nations - FOX 61

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 22:21

FOX 61

Child mortality rates worse in US among 20 wealthy nations
FOX 61
“We have a higher rate of child poverty and we know that poverty and poor socio-economic does drive our pre-term birth rate,” said Dr. Janicki. It may be surprising to you, but this is a problem that's been decades in the making. “The article documents ...

Parents warned NOT to sleep with their babies after surge in number of deaths - LincolnshireLive

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 11:27

LincolnshireLive

Parents warned NOT to sleep with their babies after surge in number of deaths
LincolnshireLive
... fall asleep on a sofa or armchair with your baby as it can boost the risk of SIDS by 50 times.” According to thebump.com pregnancy advice website, a 2013 study showed that bed-sharing nearly doubled between 1993 and 2010—from six per cent of ...

Risk for infant sleep-related deaths persists - The Advertiser News South

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 11:11

The Advertiser News South

Risk for infant sleep-related deaths persists
The Advertiser News South
About 3,500 sleep-related infant deaths occur each year in the Unites States, including those from sudden infant death syndrome, accidental suffocation, and unknown causes. That's according to new information from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control ...

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Alabama moves closer to banning smoking in cars around children: Here's why - AL.com

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 10:16

AL.com

Alabama moves closer to banning smoking in cars around children: Here's why
AL.com
According to the Centers for Disease Control, children exposed to second-hand smoke also experience greater incidents of ear infections; more frequent and severe asthma attacks; respiratory symptoms and infections; and a greater risk for sudden infant ...

This Team Has Lots Of Heart - PhiladelphiaEagles.com

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 08:38

PhiladelphiaEagles.com

This Team Has Lots Of Heart
PhiladelphiaEagles.com
Although Simon Sudman lived for just three months, the brevity of his life sparked a lasting movement that helps ensure the well-being of children in the Greater Philadelphia area. In 2004, Simon unsuspectingly passed away while taking a nap one ...

New Video Technology Reads a Pulse by Capturing Hidden Way It Changes Our Faces - Newsweek

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 05:00

Newsweek

New Video Technology Reads a Pulse by Capturing Hidden Way It Changes Our Faces
Newsweek
Because their newborn was at a high risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) once he was brought home, Ruben's wife would wake up five or six times a night to check the baby's vitals; they believe those sleepless nights triggered her postpartum ...

Risk for infant sleep-related deaths persists - The Advertiser News South

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 04:24

The Advertiser News South

Risk for infant sleep-related deaths persists
The Advertiser News South
About 3,500 sleep-related infant deaths occur each year in the Unites States, including those from sudden infant death syndrome, accidental suffocation, and unknown causes. That's according to new information from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control ...

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Washington Infant Mortality Rate Lower Than US Average, Despite Racial Disparities - Centralia Chronicle

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 11:13

Washington Infant Mortality Rate Lower Than US Average, Despite Racial Disparities
Centralia Chronicle
... all known to influence infant mortality, and rates across Washington fluctuated from county to county as well as from race to race. In Stevens County, there were 3.2 infant deaths per 1,000 births whereas Clallam County experienced 8.1 infant ...

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CDC to parents: Safe sleep practices can reduce infant deaths - Safety+Health magazine

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 07:23

Safety+Health magazine

CDC to parents: Safe sleep practices can reduce infant deaths
Safety+Health magazine
Placing a baby to sleep in a position other than on his or her back increases the risk of dying from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), unintentional suffocation or strangulation. The researchers found that about 22 percent of babies were placed in a ...

The benefits of co-sleeping with your newborn baby - Citizen

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 05:46

Citizen

The benefits of co-sleeping with your newborn baby
Citizen
If your baby is six months or younger, experts recommend that healthy infants be placed on their backs for sleep, as this is the safest position for an infant to sleep. Putting your baby to sleep on his back decreases his chance of sudden infant death ...

Infant Mortality Varies by State - Managed Care magazine

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 03:45

Infant Mortality Varies by State
Managed Care magazine
The overall infant mortality rate in the U.S. declined 14% between 2005 and 2015, from 6.86 infant deaths per 1,000 live births in 2005 to 5.90 in 2015, according to the CDC. However, CDC researchers found a wide variation among the states, ranging ...

Risk for infant sleep-related deaths persists | Franklin Hamburg ... - The Advertiser News South

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 01:53

The Advertiser News South

Risk for infant sleep-related deaths persists | Franklin Hamburg ...
The Advertiser News South
About 3,500 sleep-related infant deaths occur each year in the Unites States, including those from sudden infant death syndrome, accidental suffocation, and unknown causes. That's according to new information from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control ...

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Infant's sudden death at Oakwood home investigated - Peterborough Examiner

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 19:47

Peterborough Examiner

Infant's sudden death at Oakwood home investigated
Peterborough Examiner
OAKWOOD - The death of a 10-week-old boy at a home in Oakwood last week has prompted a mandatory criminal investigation by the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP. The boy stopped breathing Thursday night at his home and was taken to hospital by paramedics ...

USU researchers invent new baby monitoring technology - Cache Valley Daily

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 15:35

Cache Valley Daily

USU researchers invent new baby monitoring technology
Cache Valley Daily
LOGAN – Utah State University researchers recently received a patent for a device that is able to monitor a baby's breathing without ever touching the baby. That means no cords, no wires or any wearable attachments. The device's co-inventor Nathan ...

Risk for infant sleep-related deaths persists - The Advertiser News South

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 11:15

Risk for infant sleep-related deaths persists
The Advertiser News South
About 3,500 sleep-related infant deaths occur each year in the Unites States, including those from sudden infant death syndrome, accidental suffocation, and unknown causes. That's according to new information from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control ...

The dangers of co-sleeping and what every parent should know - Grimsby Telegraph

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 10:02

Grimsby Telegraph

The dangers of co-sleeping and what every parent should know
Grimsby Telegraph
Co-sleeping can also lead to an increased risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, where babies inexplicably die in their sleep. The figures – kept by the Department of Education were revealed for the first time after a freedom of information request by ...

OPP probe sudden death of infant - CTV News

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 09:53

CTV News

OPP probe sudden death of infant
CTV News
Police are investigating the death of an infant in the Kawartha Lakes area. Emergency crews were called to the community of Oakwood, which is located west of Lindsay, on Thursday night. Police say a 10-week-old baby boy was found not breathing and was ...

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Group raises funds for CuddleCots - Fairmont Sentinel

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 23:05

Fairmont Sentinel

Group raises funds for CuddleCots
Fairmont Sentinel
Fairmont Women of Today member Erin Howk Bennett said that even though miscarriages, stillborns and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) aren't usually talked about, it happens, and support for families that go through it is more needed than one thinks ...

Cribs for Kids moves closer to home - The Courier

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 23:05

The Courier

Cribs for Kids moves closer to home
The Courier
Started in 1998, Cribs for Kids has distributed more than 325,000 safe sleep environments to families who otherwise couldn't afford it. The organization has since begun using a smaller, more ergonomic safe sleep space, the Graco Pack 'n Play, which is ...

Novel Video Camera Can Monitor Your Heart Rate--Using Only Your Face - Forbes

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 21:40

Forbes

Novel Video Camera Can Monitor Your Heart Rate--Using Only Your Face
Forbes
When their son was born prematurely, and at higher risk for SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome), they each made frequent trips to check on their newborn throughout the night to check on his breathing. Lack of sleep, they believe led his wife to develop ...
How Utah-based tech company could disrupt the baby monitoring industryKSL.com

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