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Is Sleeping With Your Baby As Dangerous As Doctors Say? - NPR

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 03:00

NPR

Is Sleeping With Your Baby As Dangerous As Doctors Say?
NPR
The organization says the practice puts babies at risk for sleep-related deaths, including sudden infant death syndrome, accidental suffocation and accidental strangulation. About 3,700 babies die each year in the U.S. from sleep-related causes. AAP ...

Community baby shower set for May 26 - American Press

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 17:32

American Press

Community baby shower set for May 26
American Press
My Fair Baby Shower — an event that educates parents and caregivers on how to prevent sudden infant death syndrome — will be 9 a.m.-noon May 26 in the Lake Charles Civic Center. The event, hosted by the Southwest Louisiana Safe Sleep Task Force, ...

Cribs for Kids: Health department launches new community infant bed campaign - Princeton Times Leader

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 17:51

Princeton Times Leader

Cribs for Kids: Health department launches new community infant bed campaign
Princeton Times Leader
“We want to identify families who are unable to provide a safe sleep environment for their infant in their home and provide them with a Cribs for Kids kit, which also includes safe sleep education and follow-up services. We educate them about safe ...

There's A Name For Grief That You Just Can't Get Over - Simplemost

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:27

Simplemost

There's A Name For Grief That You Just Can't Get Over
Simplemost
A study published in the journal Pediatrics in April found that among bereaved mothers who had lost a child to sudden infant death syndrome, half experienced symptoms of prolonged grief, alternatively called complicated grief, after their infants' deaths.

Deliberation begins in infant death trial - Manhattan Mercury

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 15:07

Deliberation begins in infant death trial
Manhattan Mercury
Ikena said Serenity's heart also had symptoms of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, a term for an infant's unexplained death, usually during sleep. However, she said, RCPD did not take all the evidence necessary, including Gibson's computer, on which he ...

St. Joe County Reviews Infant Deaths, Offers Suggestions For Parents - Northeast Indiana Public Radio

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 08:33

St. Joe County Reviews Infant Deaths, Offers Suggestions For Parents
Northeast Indiana Public Radio
The Review Team of Saint Joe County saw a total of 27 deaths for infants under a year old in 2017, ten of which were caused by Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or SIDS. According to the Indiana State Health Department, St. Joseph County had an infant ...

Devastated parents still in the dark over baby death tragedy - Daily Post North Wales

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 03:11

Daily Post North Wales

Devastated parents still in the dark over baby death tragedy
Daily Post North Wales
... but the medical investigation was unable to find a cause of death. John Gittins , coroner for North Wales East and Central, said it did not fit the definition for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), because the ring was not designed for babies to ...

Anonymous Good Samaritan replaces statue stolen from grave at Bellevue Cemetery - KMTV - 3 News Now

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 21:05

KMTV - 3 News Now

Anonymous Good Samaritan replaces statue stolen from grave at Bellevue Cemetery
KMTV - 3 News Now
Brayden had passed away from Sudden Infant Death syndrome at seven weeks. Today - the family went visit Brayden and discovered a Good Samaritan had stepped up in an act of kindness. Someone replaced the missing statue and bolted it down so it can't ...

Report shows uptick in sudden unexpected infant death in SJC - ABC 57 News

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 17:08

ABC 57 News

Report shows uptick in sudden unexpected infant death in SJC
ABC 57 News
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- A new report blames an uptick in infant deaths on a growing problem in St. Joseph County. The child fatality review team listed sudden unexpected infant death as the reason for 10 out of more than two dozen infant deaths. The team ...

Bed-sharing a 'risk factor' in infant deaths last year in St. Joseph ... - South Bend Tribune

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:36

South Bend Tribune

Bed-sharing a 'risk factor' in infant deaths last year in St. Joseph ...
South Bend Tribune
SOUTH BEND — Ten infants under age 1 died in their sleep last year in St. Joseph County, and in almost all of the cases, they shared an adult bed with at least ...
St. Joe Co. Child Fatality Review Team releases scary 2017 numbersWNDU-TV

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Virginia driver ticketed $100 for smoking in vehicle with child inside - WKRN News 2

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 05:38

WKRN News 2

Virginia driver ticketed $100 for smoking in vehicle with child inside
WKRN News 2
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) - Virginia Beach Police are cracking down on drivers breaking a relatively new law. The traffic division tweeted a warning this week that read: "Protect your children and keep $100 in your pocket! #NoSmoking #WeAreWatching".
Driver ticketed $100 for smoking in vehicle with child insideWOWK

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A name for grief that goes on and on - erienewsnow.com

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:58

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A name for grief that goes on and on
erienewsnow.com
A study published in the journal Pediatrics in April found that among bereaved mothers who had lost a child to sudden infant death syndrome, half experienced symptoms of prolonged grief, alternatively called complicated grief, after their infants' deaths.

Fort Lee Man Found Guilty Of Killing Infant Son: Report - Patch - Patch.com

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 07:58

Patch.com

Fort Lee Man Found Guilty Of Killing Infant Son: Report - Patch
Patch.com
FORT LEE, NJ — Michael Marrara was found guilty Monday of aggravated manslaughter related to the death of his 10-week-old son, Andrew Jeremy Marrara in ...

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Woman settles action with HSE over death of infant son - RTE.ie

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 05:56

RTE.ie

Woman settles action with HSE over death of infant son
RTE.ie
Sandra Cullivan, from Longwood in Co Meath, settled her legal action against the Health Service Executive over the death of baby Stevie, who died on 30 April 2015. Her husband, and Stevie's father, Stephen had died suddenly of a heart attack five ...

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Bellevue family finds statue missing from grave site - KMTV - 3 News Now

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 11:51

KMTV - 3 News Now

Bellevue family finds statue missing from grave site
KMTV - 3 News Now
The Skillings family came here to Bellevue cemetery on Mother's Day to visit the little boys grave... and were shocked to find this statue missing from grave side. Brayden Skillings passed away from sudden infant death syndrome in 2008, at only a few ...

Why This Agency Spent 3 Days Devoting All Its Resources to Fighting SIDS - Adweek

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 06:02

Adweek

Why This Agency Spent 3 Days Devoting All Its Resources to Fighting SIDS
Adweek
Beginning on Wednesday, the team shifted its focus to coming up with ways to fight Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) in one specific market. It all started when agency co-founder Jeff Rothstein learned that a number of educational initiatives in the ...

New sleep theory seeks to explain sudden infant death syndrome - The Ticker

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 03:10

The Ticker

New sleep theory seeks to explain sudden infant death syndrome
The Ticker
A new research article published by the Science Advances peer-reviewed journal reveals that a person wakes up on average every five minutes. These disruptions in sleep are brief and last only seconds, so one usually does not remember waking up.

'Tired of waiting': Mother left hospital with infant hours before her ... - The Sydney Morning Herald

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 01:46

The Sydney Morning Herald

'Tired of waiting': Mother left hospital with infant hours before her ...
The Sydney Morning Herald
The mother of a baby girl who died mysteriously at a Parramatta unit told her brother to change his story to police, an inquest has heard.
Inquest looks into baby's Sydney death - Yahoo7 NewsYahoo News

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Kipp's Kindness: Nampa mom who lost baby to SIDS helping families of newborns - KTVB.com

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 23:02

KTVB.com

Kipp's Kindness: Nampa mom who lost baby to SIDS helping families of newborns
KTVB.com
NAMPA - Kipp Roberts was born in April of 2017 at St. Luke's Hospital - A beautiful little boy, and so. loved by his family. Sadly, nine weeks after he was born, Kipp passed due to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or SIDS. Kipp's mom, Jana Roberts, is ...

Making impact on Māori infant death rates takes plain speaking ... - New Zealand Doctor Online

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 20:41

Making impact on Māori infant death rates takes plain speaking ...
New Zealand Doctor Online
From being viewed as “some crazy Māori GP living on the East Coast” to being lauded as one of the key figures in turning around infant death rates, it's been an ...

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