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Safe baby, safe child: Hundreds attend conference on ensuring safe sleeping for babies - Kern Golden Empire

Sat, 09/30/2017 - 00:34

Kern Golden Empire

Safe baby, safe child: Hundreds attend conference on ensuring safe sleeping for babies
Kern Golden Empire
"The other thing is that there are incidents where maybe infants are placed in an unsafe environment and ultimately succumb to the environment they have been placed in." Sudden infant death syndrome, or SIDS, is the most common form of death in infants ...

Safe Kids Carroll: Some preventative tips during National SIDS Awareness Month - Carroll County Times

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 11:06

Safe Kids Carroll: Some preventative tips during National SIDS Awareness Month
Carroll County Times
October is very well known for being Breast Cancer Awareness month, but not many people know it is also National SIDS Awareness month. According to the Centers for Disease Control, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the “sudden death of an infant ...

Testimony begins at Lee County capital murder trial in death of 3-month-old - Opelika Auburn News

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 10:23

Opelika Auburn News

Testimony begins at Lee County capital murder trial in death of 3-month-old
Opelika Auburn News
Walker then gave a brief account of the evening Alania died. She said the baby stopped breathing while in her bedroom at Steeple Crest Apartments in Phenix City and medics rushed her next door to Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital, where she was ...

Jennifer Koons to be in Miss United States Agriculture Pageant - The-review

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 09:03

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Jennifer Koons to be in Miss United States Agriculture Pageant
The-review
Colton passed away in August of 2013 due to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and they have had many fundraising events to benefit Robert's Program, a SIDS research study at Boston Children's Hospital. To date, they have raised nearly $19,000 for research ...

Family hears departed loved one's heart beat again - USA TODAY

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 05:41

USA TODAY

Family hears departed loved one's heart beat again
USA TODAY
Boenitz, who lost a child of her own to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome 22 years ago, knows she received a special gift in Matthew's heart. "When I tell people about Matthew, I'm just so proud of him and he isn't my child. Had he not even given me a heart ...

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Mother who found two of her triplets dead in cot pays tribute to her 'beautiful baby boys' - The Independent

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 04:29

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Mother who found two of her triplets dead in cot pays tribute to her 'beautiful baby boys'
The Independent
It is believed one line of inquiry is whether sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), also known as cot death, was involved. The family of the triplets also released a statement through South Wales Police. "Words cannot describe how empty we feel at this ...
Mother's tribute to two triplets who died at home in Bridgend in 'tragic ...Sky News

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Man charged in infant's death in Auburn | News | bgdailynews.com - Bowling Green Daily News

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 15:47

Bowling Green Daily News

Man charged in infant's death in Auburn | News | bgdailynews.com
Bowling Green Daily News
Logan County Sheriff's detectives charged an Auburn man Thursday in the June 10 death of his 5-month-old daughter.

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Family turns SIDS tragedy into charity - WVLT

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 12:33

WVLT

Family turns SIDS tragedy into charity
WVLT
(WVLT) -- October is SIDS, or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, awareness month. One local family is trying to raise awareness for the sudden death that kills about 3,700 babies a year. Local 8 News Anchor Lauren Davis spoke with a local family who lost ...

September is Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month - Escanaba Daily Press

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 22:03

September is Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month
Escanaba Daily Press
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is the sudden death of an infant younger than one year of age that remains unexplained after a complete investigation, which may include an autopsy, a review of the death scene, and a review of family and medical histories.

State health officials say fewer pregnant women smoking - San Francisco Chronicle

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 20:15

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State health officials say fewer pregnant women smoking
San Francisco Chronicle
State child health nurse consultant Amy Burke says women who smoke while pregnant can increase their risk of health complications with the pregnancy, premature birth, low-birth weight and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. You must be signed in to ...
NDDoH records significant decline in rate of pregnant women ...WDAY

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State Health Officials Say Fewer Pregnant Women Smoking - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 10:44

State Health Officials Say Fewer Pregnant Women Smoking
U.S. News & World Report
State child health nurse consultant Amy Burke says women who smoke while pregnant can increase their risk of health complications with the pregnancy, premature birth, low-birth weight and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. Copyright 2017 The Associated ...
NDDoH records significant decline in rate of pregnant women smokingWDAZ

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Lydie's Loop aims to improve outcomes for pregnancies - ThisWeek Community News

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 09:52

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Lydie's Loop aims to improve outcomes for pregnancies
ThisWeek Community News
“This is 10 times more than the number of infant deaths contributed to (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome),” she said. “One in 160 pregnancies ends in stillbirth.” Johnston Welliver said her child could have been saved if there was any indication her ...

Arkansas House Weekly Column - The Mena Star

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 08:13

The Mena Star

Arkansas House Weekly Column
The Mena Star
In an effort to find out what contributes to sudden infant death in Arkansas, the committee for Aging, Children and Youth, and Legislative Affairs is given an annual report from the Arkansas Infant and Child Death Review Program.  This report was ...

Kings County councils to recognize Oct. 15 as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day - The Register/Advertiser

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 06:30

The Register/Advertiser

Kings County councils to recognize Oct. 15 as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
The Register/Advertiser
Berwick resident Dana Rennie lost a daughter, Myla, to sudden infant death syndrome in May. She will be hosting a walk in her hometown to recognize Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day Oct. 15. The event will begin at Berwick and District School at ...

The Coeur d'Alene Press , The ABC's of safe infant sleep - Coeur d'Alene Press

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 05:04

Coeur d'Alene Press

The Coeur d'Alene Press , The ABC's of safe infant sleep
Coeur d'Alene Press
Many parents and caregivers are not up-to-date on what are considered safe sleep habits for their infants.“We.

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The ABCs of Safe Sleep for Babies - HuffPost

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 18:12

HuffPost

The ABCs of Safe Sleep for Babies
HuffPost
In the efforts to educate parents about babies and safety, organizations and associations have tried to come up with catchy acronyms and short, memorable sayings to help highlight the main point of the recommendation being imparted while making it easy ...

Eau Claire health officials: Infant deaths across Wisconsin lead to co-sleeping warnings - WQOW TV News 18

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 16:06

WQOW TV News 18

Eau Claire health officials: Infant deaths across Wisconsin lead to co-sleeping warnings
WQOW TV News 18
Eau Claire (WQOW)- Between 2013 and 2014, 218 infants died across Wisconsin from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). More than half of those happened after the child shared a bed with an adult. Over the weekend, two Milwaukee babies died from ...

Eau Claire health officials: Infant deaths across Wisconsin lead to co-sleeping warnings - WQOW TV News 18

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 16:06

Eau Claire health officials: Infant deaths across Wisconsin lead to co-sleeping warnings
WQOW TV News 18
Eau Claire (WQOW)- Between 2013 and 2014, 218 infants died across Wisconsin from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). More than half of those happened after the child shared a bed with an adult. Over the weekend, two Milwaukee babies died from ...

Ask the doctor - Belfast Telegraph

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 10:03

Belfast Telegraph

Ask the doctor
Belfast Telegraph
(You will need a new mattress to reduce risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. A brand new, cheap, but safety marked, mattress (you can use muslins, clean T-shirts/tea towels as sheets). one cotton pram-size blanket — but you can use cotton towels and ...