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Childcare Worker Pleads No Contest in Case of Baby's Death ... - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 13:09

Childcare Worker Pleads No Contest in Case of Baby's Death ...
U.S. News & World Report
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — The operator of a home day care in Overland Park where a baby died last year has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor counts in the case.

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Fancy dress wheelbarrow race in memory of Harvey - Salisbury Journal

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 08:04

Salisbury Journal

Fancy dress wheelbarrow race in memory of Harvey
Salisbury Journal
A FANCY dress wheelbarrow race in memory of a baby boy who died when he was just nine-and-a-half weeks old raised more than £1,000. The event, now in its fourth year, was organised by Chris and Claire Warren, whose son Harvey died in 2013. The couple ...

Probation ordered after infant dies at unlicensed Overland Park day care - Kansas City Star

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 15:17

Kansas City Star

Probation ordered after infant dies at unlicensed Overland Park day care
Kansas City Star
The operator of a home day care in Overland Park where a baby died last year pleaded no contest Friday to child endangerment. Bilma Maese-Sanchez, 55, also pleaded no contest in Johnson County District Court to operating an unlicensed day care facility ...

Winterize Your Kids and Babies - NorthcentralPa.com

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 10:35

NorthcentralPa.com

Winterize Your Kids and Babies
NorthcentralPa.com
For infants, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that parents avoid using blankets or quilts in cribs due to the increased risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Instead, it may be necessary to adjust your thermostat so the baby's room ...

Behind the Scenes / Strong oversight of unlicensed day care centers needed - The Japan News

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 21:07

The Japan News

Behind the Scenes / Strong oversight of unlicensed day care centers needed
The Japan News
National guidelines caution against leaving babies to sleep on their stomachs because this position increases the risk of sudden infant death syndrome. According to surveys by the ministry and others, at least 187 fatal accidents happened from 2004 to ...

Jammin' for a cause - Salina Journal

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 20:26

Salina Journal

Jammin' for a cause
Salina Journal
If and when a cure is found for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, Kingdom Jam probably will continue. The contemporary Christian music festival, now in its eighth year, has become a tradition in the community, said the Rev. Ron Bowell, pastor of Salina's ...

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These are the states where infant mortality is highest - WSMV Nashville

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 15:13

WSMV Nashville

These are the states where infant mortality is highest
WSMV Nashville
The five leading causes of infant deaths in the United States in 2015 were birth defects; being born too early or having low birth weight; sudden infant death syndrome, known as SIDS; maternal pregnancy complications; and injuries, such as suffocation ...

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The incredible predictability of moisture problems - Building Design + Construction (press release) (blog)

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 10:48

The incredible predictability of moisture problems
Building Design + Construction (press release) (blog)
If a building is going to fail, it usually does so within the first two years (though it may not be discovered for several more years) – often before it officially launches, and usually in a massive, catastrophic manner. We have seen numerous instances ...

Four child deaths in Southend were avoidable, report says - Echo

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 07:53

Echo

Four child deaths in Southend were avoidable, report says
Echo
The reviews were undertaken by a panel, chaired by a representative from Public Health and overseen by Strategic Child Death Overview Panel (SCDOP) for the county. Mrs Chidgey said that there was a need for parents to practice safer sleeping to stop ...

These are states where infant mortality is highest - KSAT San Antonio

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 06:36

KSAT San Antonio

These are states where infant mortality is highest
KSAT San Antonio
The five leading causes of infant deaths in the United States in 2015 were birth defects; being born too early or having low birth weight; sudden infant death syndrome, known as SIDS; maternal pregnancy complications; and injuries, such as suffocation ...

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These are states where infant mortality is highest - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 06:32

Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

These are states where infant mortality is highest
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
The five leading causes of infant deaths in the United States in 2015 were birth defects; being born too early or having low birth weight; sudden infant death syndrome, known as SIDS; maternal pregnancy complications; and injuries, such as suffocation ...

These are the states where infant mortality is highest - CNN

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 02:59

CNN

These are the states where infant mortality is highest
CNN
The report involved data from the National Vital Statistics System, including birth and death certificates from 2013 through 2015 for infants under 1 year old. "We did something a little bit different this time, and that was to look at the state rates ...

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Stay warm and help those in need with this winter safety checklist - wtvr.com

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 19:32

wtvr.com

Stay warm and help those in need with this winter safety checklist
wtvr.com
Make sure any infants younger than 1 year old are not sleeping in cold rooms and have adequate warm clothing, such as footed pajamas, one-piece wearable blankets or sleep sacks — but remove any pillows or other soft bedding from a baby's crib, since ...

Breastfeeding and bed-sharing: Navigating the co-sleeping debate as a breastfeeding mother - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 11:54

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Breastfeeding and bed-sharing: Navigating the co-sleeping debate as a breastfeeding mother
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Doctors and nurses are well aware of the association between bed-sharing and infant death. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and suffocation are risks when co-sleeping, especially when parents are smokers, under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or ...

Stay warm and help those in need with this winter safety checklist - wtkr.com

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 11:29

wtkr.com

Stay warm and help those in need with this winter safety checklist
wtkr.com
Make sure any infants younger than 1 year old are not sleeping in cold rooms and have adequate warm clothing, such as footed pajamas, one-piece wearable blankets or sleep sacks — but remove any pillows or other soft bedding from a baby's crib, since ...

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Last-Ditch bid to avert war: The week that was January 2 to 8, 1991. - Yorkshire Post

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 06:05

Yorkshire Post

Last-Ditch bid to avert war: The week that was January 2 to 8, 1991.
Yorkshire Post
In 1975 one child in 1,000 aged from one week to one year old died from so-called Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. But by 1998 this had increased to almost 2.5, compared with the average in England and Wales of less than two. Huddersfield had the highest ...

Help for mothers in need - Ironton Tribune

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 05:55

Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Help for mothers in need
Ironton Tribune
Fortunately, mothers in Lawrence County are being offered a safe space for infants to sleep. The Lawrence County Health Department is providing expectant mothers with a free pack 'n' play, thanks to a state Maternal Child Health Grant. Mothers who have ...
To your health: What to consider before starting a co-sleeping practiceWilkes Barre Times-Leader

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Christie announces $35 million to fight opioid crisis - NJTV News

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 15:46

NJTV News

Christie announces $35 million to fight opioid crisis
NJTV News
Continuing his commitment to fight the opioid crisis in New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie Tuesday announced the state has awarded more than $35 million to provide intensive services to those with severe opioid use disorders, and pregnant and postpartum ...

Mother pleads guilty in Rockbridge infant's death, agrees to testify against father - Roanoke Times

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 15:04

Roanoke Times

Mother pleads guilty in Rockbridge infant's death, agrees to testify against father
Roanoke Times
Both parents were indicted in May in the death of Charlee Marie Faith Ford, who suffered health problems while living in what the social services department determined was a “high risk” home on Alone Mill Road north of Lexington. Despite indications of ...

Spokeswoman: Wife of man charged in terror investigation had UPMC ties - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 11:54

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Spokeswoman: Wife of man charged in terror investigation had UPMC ties
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
She said the last time she saw Mr. Duncan's wife, she was getting in the ambulance to ride to the hospital with her infant son. "She never came back to that apartment that I know of," the neighbor said. As for Mr. Duncan, he returned only once, toward ...
Man accused of obstructing terror probe remains jailedWHSV

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