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Air pollution linked to increased risk of cot death, worrying study reveals - Mirror.co.uk

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:53

Mirror.co.uk

Air pollution linked to increased risk of cot death, worrying study reveals
Mirror.co.uk
Just under 300 babies die every year in the UK from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) - the unexpected and unexplained death of an apparently healthy baby. A study led by the University of Birmingham looked at the effects of short-term variations in ...
Study suggests possible link between cot death and air pollutionThe Irish News

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Air Pollution Linked To Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: What Parents Need To Know - HuffPost UK

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 05:20

HuffPost UK

Air Pollution Linked To Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: What Parents Need To Know
HuffPost UK
Air pollution could be linked to sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), also known as cot death, a study has found. The research, carried out by University of Birmingham and funded by The Lullaby Trust, found evidence suggesting an association between ...

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New SIDS Info app seeks to reduce infant sleep-related deaths - News-Medical.net

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:11

News-Medical.net

New SIDS Info app seeks to reduce infant sleep-related deaths
News-Medical.net
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 3,700 infants under the age of one year die in the United States due to a sudden unexpected infant death, a grouping consisting of sudden infant death syndrome, accidental ...

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Legislation to improve maternity care, infant mortality - Portsmouth Daily Times

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 21:59

Portsmouth Daily Times

Legislation to improve maternity care, infant mortality
Portsmouth Daily Times
The legislation will also provide funding for care quality partnerships that will bring together states, health care providers, insurance companies, and other stakeholders to develop and carry out new strategies to improve maternity and infant care. In ...

Investigation launched after 'sudden death of an infant' in Co Offaly - Her.ie

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 07:58

Her.ie

Investigation launched after 'sudden death of an infant' in Co Offaly
Her.ie
The baby was delivered in a car near Birr, Co Offaly, on March 29, according to The Times Ireland. The publication report that the infant died shortly after birth, and their body was discovered after a few days. The death of the infant is said to have ...
Gardai investigating circumstances surrounding death of babyIndependent.ie
Gardai launch investigation after newborn baby found dead in boot of car in Co OffalyThe Irish Sun
Baby's body found in the boot of a car in Co OffalyIrish Times
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Newton "Josh" Bohanan Sr. - Lewiston Morning Tribune

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 01:25

Lewiston Morning Tribune

Newton "Josh" Bohanan Sr.
Lewiston Morning Tribune
In June 1959, Josh and Marian were blessed with a little baby boy named Edmond Lee Bohanan. Edmond was only here a short time before he passed from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). A year later they had their daughter, Carol, followed by another ...

St. Mary's Healthcare certified as Safe Sleep hospital for newborns - The Recorder

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 21:04

St. Mary's Healthcare certified as Safe Sleep hospital for newborns
The Recorder
St. Mary's Healthcare in Amsterdam, has been recognized by the National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program as a silver level leader for their commitment to best practices and education on infant safe sleep. The hospital is one of only two ...

Editorial: Godspeed, Commissioner Portune; boycotting Kroger Co. is a bad idea - Cincinnati.com

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 08:22

Cincinnati.com

Editorial: Godspeed, Commissioner Portune; boycotting Kroger Co. is a bad idea
Cincinnati.com
Compared with their last delivery two years ago, he said he saw an increase in education to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, choking and other problems. INFANT MORTALITY Wed., March 11, 2015 Eric Seeberger of Deer Park holds his new daughter Elyse ...

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Ferne McCann 'upset' after daughter Sunday's image used for cot ... - Daily Mail

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 17:30

Daily Mail

Ferne McCann 'upset' after daughter Sunday's image used for cot ...
Daily Mail
According to The Sun, the former TOWIE star, 27, contacted the channel to remove the snap of her five-month-old, which was initially uploaded onto her Instagram to announce Sunday's arrival.

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Family hopes to raise awareness about SUDC deaths and promote safe sleep - WMC Action News 5

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 15:50

Family hopes to raise awareness about SUDC deaths and promote safe sleep
WMC Action News 5
While most people have heard about SIDS, or sudden infant death syndrome, SUDC is lesser-known, except to those families who have experienced it. SUDC stands for sudden unexplained death in childhood. It is used to classify unexplained cause of death ...

5th annual fundraiser highlights steps to fight Sudden Infant Death Syndrome - The Republic

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 00:50

The Republic

5th annual fundraiser highlights steps to fight Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
The Republic
And when the sister, Megan Bozell, lost Reid, her 5-month-old firstborn son to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in 2011, sibling Derek Huffman stepped in during the immediate aftermath at their home. Since that tragic day, Clifty Creek Elementary ...

Genetic mutation may have link to SIDS in rare cases, researchers say - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 22:16

Genetic mutation may have link to SIDS in rare cases, researchers say
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Sally Clark lost both her infant sons shortly after their births. In 1996, 11-week-old Christopher was put to bed and never woke up. Two years later, 8-week-old Harry was found dead in his bouncy chair. Doctors initially concluded that Christopher had ...

Investigators awaiting medical reports in 2 infant deaths - The Herald Bulletin

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 11:12

The Herald Bulletin

Investigators awaiting medical reports in 2 infant deaths
The Herald Bulletin
“I suspect that's what the final report will say as well.” Cummings said investigators are awaiting additional information before presenting the case to his office for a decision to be made on the filing of charges. Madison County Sheriff Scott ...

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Family hopes to reduce SUDC deaths by promoting safe sleep - WMC Action News 5

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 17:47

Family hopes to reduce SUDC deaths by promoting safe sleep
WMC Action News 5
While most people have heard about SIDS, or sudden infant death syndrome, SUDC is a lesser-known diagnosis, except to those families who have experienced it. SUDC stands for sudden unexplained death in childhood. It is used to classify unexplained ...

Nearly 40 years after infant's death in Brunswick, prosecutors argue that his father murdered him - Press Herald

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 10:44

Press Herald

Nearly 40 years after infant's death in Brunswick, prosecutors argue that his father murdered him
Press Herald
The cause of death was classified as SIDS, but the baby's father, Burton Hagar, in subsequent years confessed to more than a dozen people that he smothered the infant with a pillow. Maine State Police videotaped his admissions in 1991 and last year ...
Nearly 40 years later, father in court for infant's deathNewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

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Nearly 40 years after infant's death in Brunswick, father may face murder charges - Lewiston Sun Journal

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 06:13

Lewiston Sun Journal

Nearly 40 years after infant's death in Brunswick, father may face murder charges
Lewiston Sun Journal
PORTLAND — A retired Maine medical examiner told a judge in Cumberland County on Tuesday that she would reclassify the 1979 death of an infant in Brunswick from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome to asphyxiation, a move that the state seeks so it could ...

Teach Babysitters How to Put the Baby to Sleep - WLTZ - WLTZ 38 NBC

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 05:00

Teach Babysitters How to Put the Baby to Sleep - WLTZ
WLTZ 38 NBC
Crib death, or sudden infant death, happens more often under the care of a baby sitter. In Your Health Minute,. New research reveals a baby's risk of sids is higher when under the care of a babysitter, relative or friend. The study of over 10 thousand ...

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Infant Death Study Reveals Dangerous Sleep Practices Among Childcare Providers - Sleep Review

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 18:00

Sleep Review

Infant Death Study Reveals Dangerous Sleep Practices Among Childcare Providers
Sleep Review
Babies who died during their sleep while being watched by someone other than parents often had been placed in unsafe sleep positions, such as on their stomachs, or in unsafe locations, such as a couch, a new study has found. In response to the ...

Changes to baby ashes rules after Shropshire campaign - BBC News

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 07:30

Changes to baby ashes rules after Shropshire campaign
BBC News
The latest changes follow on from new regulations that were brought in around cremations in September 2016, when a National Cremation Working Group, made up of representatives from the cremation and funeral industries, voluntary organisations and ...

Top stories in cardiology: solid fuel sources associated with increased death, SIDS more likely in siblings of victims - Healio

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 09:07

Top stories in cardiology: solid fuel sources associated with increased death, SIDS more likely in siblings of victims
Healio
Among the top stories in cardiology is new research that determined that solid fuel sources used for cooking and heating were correlated with increased risk for CV and all-cause mortality in rural China. Data presented at the European Heart Rhythm ...