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Here's why we shift between deep and light sleep - Deccan Chronicle

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 09:37

Deccan Chronicle

Here's why we shift between deep and light sleep
Deccan Chronicle
The findings of the study presented a possible new link between temperature, sleep arousals and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), the sudden, unexplained death during sleep of children under one year of age. Elevated room temperature, extensive crib ...
Growing Up San Diego: Rady Children's 'Safe Sleep ABCs' save infant livesCBS 8 San Diego

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Here's How High Body Temperature Puts Infants At Risk Of Sudden Death - Medical Daily

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 02:43

Medical Daily

Here's How High Body Temperature Puts Infants At Risk Of Sudden Death
Medical Daily
Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is among the top five causes of death for infants in the United States. While experts have outlined certain risk factors and guidelines, the exact cause of SIDS has not been understood. But newly published research ...
How body temperature influences SIDSArutz Sheva
New link between sleep arousals and body temperature may also be connected to SIDSEurekAlert (press release)

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New link between sleep arousals and body temperature may also be connected to SIDS - Science Daily

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 15:46

The Jerusalem Post

New link between sleep arousals and body temperature may also be connected to SIDS
Science Daily
The findings of the study present a possible new link between temperature, sleep arousals and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), the sudden, unexplained death during sleep of children under one year of age. Elevated room temperature, extensive crib ...
New link between sleep arousals and body temperature - HEALTH ...The Jerusalem Post
New link between sleep arousals and body temperature may also ...Medical Xpress

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Neuronal noise as an origin of sleep arousals and its role in sudden ... - Science Advances

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 11:57

Neuronal noise as an origin of sleep arousals and its role in sudden ...
Science Advances
In addition to regular sleep/wake cycles, humans and animals exhibit brief arousals from sleep. Although much is known about consolidated sleep and ...

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Neuronal noise as an origin of sleep arousals and its role in sudden infant death syndrome - Science Advances

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 11:57

The Jerusalem Post

Neuronal noise as an origin of sleep arousals and its role in sudden infant death syndrome
Science Advances
In addition to regular sleep/wake cycles, humans and animals exhibit brief arousals from sleep. Although much is known about consolidated sleep and wakefulness, the mechanism that triggers arousals remains enigmatic. Here, we argue that arousals are ...
New link between sleep arousals and body temperature may also be connected to SIDSScience Daily
New link between sleep arousals and body temperatureThe Jerusalem Post

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New link between sleep arousals and body temperature - The Jerusalem Post

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 09:20

The Jerusalem Post

New link between sleep arousals and body temperature
The Jerusalem Post
Sudden infant death syndrome kills dozens of Israeli babies before their first birthday each year. By Judy Siegel-Itzkovich. April 25, 2018 18:20. 2 minute read. > In world first, Israeli hospital employs MRI designed for infants · >. Average number of ...

Seminole man invents Crescent Womb to keep infants safe while they sleep - ABC Action News

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 20:42

ABC Action News

Seminole man invents Crescent Womb to keep infants safe while they sleep
ABC Action News
28 infants died in the Tampa Bay area from unsafe sleep practices in 2017 alone. Although most involved co-sleeping, experts say suffocation can happen because of blankets or toys in the crib. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is also a huge concern ...

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SFU researchers receive $100k to determine what causes sudden ... - Richmond News

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 12:43

Richmond News

SFU researchers receive $100k to determine what causes sudden ...
Richmond News
Researchers at Simon Fraser University have received nearly $100000 from the Stem Cell Network to better determine the cause of death in cases of Sudden ...

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Inquest begins into death of Iqaluit baby in protective care - CBC.ca

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 08:33

CBC.ca

Inquest begins into death of Iqaluit baby in protective care
CBC.ca
An autopsy did not determine the cause of death, but during the first day of testimony, questions from the coroner's counsel and lawyers for the government of Nunavut focused on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and education on safe sleep practices. Wesley ...

Program offers cribs and more for infants - Tiffin Advertiser Tribune

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 23:19

Tiffin Advertiser Tribune

Program offers cribs and more for infants
Tiffin Advertiser Tribune
She said they also help parents put the playpen together if they have questions and conduct a two-month follow-up appointment to make sure everything is going well. Ardner said the program, in its second year, had been established due to a need in the ...

Stem cell funding to help researchers pinpoint cause of SIDS - Simon Fraser University News

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 09:02

Simon Fraser University News

Stem cell funding to help researchers pinpoint cause of SIDS
Simon Fraser University News
SFU researcher Glen Tibbits and keys members of his lab are working to develop a tool to better pinpoint the cause of death in cases of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). A professor in the Department of Biological Physiology and Kinesiology (BPK ...

New Rutgers app seeks to reduce infant mortality - MyCentralJersey.com

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 05:02

MyCentralJersey.com

New Rutgers app seeks to reduce infant mortality
MyCentralJersey.com
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 3,500 infants under the age of 1 year die in the United States due to a sudden unexpected infant death, a grouping consisting of sudden infant death syndrome, accidental ...

Study links air pollution and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome - AirQualityNews

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 09:33

AirQualityNews

Study links air pollution and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
AirQualityNews
Lead author Dr Ian Litchfield, of the University of Birmingham's Institute of Applied Health Research, said: “Certain groups of the population are more vulnerable to ambient air pollution than others and children figure predominantly among them due to ...

Why Do Babies Sleep On Their Backs? It's The Preferred Position For A Very Important Reason - Romper

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 05:08

Romper

Why Do Babies Sleep On Their Backs? It's The Preferred Position For A Very Important Reason
Romper
Putting babies on their backs has greatly reduced the incidence of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). However, when your baby is old and strong enough to roll over from their back to tummy and back, you may wonder why they end up in certain positions ...

Trial ordered for man accused of killing infant - Mountain Democrat

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 11:00

Mountain Democrat

Trial ordered for man accused of killing infant
Mountain Democrat
She would berate Michael and the result in one instance was that he tossed the infant 6 feet across a room toward Alicia — she caught the baby.) The couple, who moved to the Reno area following Samuel's death and were questioned at the sheriff's ...

$17 million wrongful death lawsuit filed against Rockbridge County social services - Roanoke Times

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 10:25

$17 million wrongful death lawsuit filed against Rockbridge County social services
Roanoke Times
A lawyer for the estate of a 4-month-old Rockbridge County infant whose death helped spark a wide-ranging investigation has filed a $17 million wrongful death lawsuit against the social services department. Charlee Marie Faith Ford died of sudden ...

New research suggests possible link between sudden infant death syndrome and air pollution - Medical Xpress

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 09:00

Medical Xpress

New research suggests possible link between sudden infant death syndrome and air pollution
Medical Xpress
... with the University of Oulu in Finland and the Medical Research Council Unit The Gambia in Africa, examines the relationship between the effects of short-term variations in air pollution and the onset of cot death or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome ...

Infant died of neglect after daycare operator drank 10 beers ... - FOX 61

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 04:18

FOX 61

Infant died of neglect after daycare operator drank 10 beers ...
FOX 61
Fox News reports that an Iowa daycare operator was arrested Wednesday, about six months after allegedly neglecting a 7-month-old infant in her care after the worker drank at least 10 beers, authorities said. The boy was later found unresponsive and was ...
Iowa City day care provider faces prison after infant deathThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Daycare owner is arrested after baby in her care dies of neglect after she drank TEN beers before starting workDaily Mail
Daycare Worker Drank 12 Beers Before Infant Died In Her Care, Police SayInternational Business Times
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Safe Sleep for Babies — Rutgers Researchers Now Have an App for That - NJ Spotlight

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 21:40

NJ Spotlight

Safe Sleep for Babies — Rutgers Researchers Now Have an App for That
NJ Spotlight
“We wanted to provide easy access, at your fingertips, to this information,” explained Barbara M. Ostfeld, a pediatrics professor and program director at the SIDS Center, who developed the app with Dr. Thomas Hegyi, the center's co-medical director who ...