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Study reveals underlying mechanism for life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias

Study reveals underlying mechanism for life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias

Preterm survival rate up by 25 percent thanks to the quality improvement program

Preterm survival rate up by 25 percent thanks to the quality improvement program

Mothers who smoke, drink alcohol during pregnancy increase risk for SIDS 12-fold

Mothers who smoke, drink alcohol during pregnancy increase risk for SIDS 12-fold

Prenatal alcohol and tobacco exposure linked to increased risk for SIDS

Prenatal alcohol and tobacco exposure linked to increased risk for SIDS

Risk of SIDS is significantly increased by combined prenatal smoking and drinking

Risk of SIDS is significantly increased by combined prenatal smoking and drinking

Experts release new recommendations on bedsharing to promote breastfeeding

Experts release new recommendations on bedsharing to promote breastfeeding

New free mobile app helps families keep their infants safe

New free mobile app helps families keep their infants safe

Fetal nicotine exposure obstructs breathing in babies

Fetal nicotine exposure obstructs breathing in babies

Vaping helps 50,000 cigarette smokers quit in England each year

Vaping helps 50,000 cigarette smokers quit in England each year

Researchers develop new smart speaker that uses white noise to monitor infants' breathing

Researchers develop new smart speaker that uses white noise to monitor infants' breathing

White noise listening device for monitoring infant breathing

White noise listening device for monitoring infant breathing

New study finds genetic link for some forms of SIDS

New study finds genetic link for some forms of SIDS

Review: Harmful and beneficial effects of pacifier use in newborns, infants

Review: Harmful and beneficial effects of pacifier use in newborns, infants

Scientific evidence for and against causal associations for 47 adverse effects after immunization

Scientific evidence for and against causal associations for 47 adverse effects after immunization

Fetal exposure to nicotine linked with SIDS and cardiac arrhythmias in newborns

Fetal exposure to nicotine linked with SIDS and cardiac arrhythmias in newborns

Forty percent of parents are not co-sleeping safely with their babies

Forty percent of parents are not co-sleeping safely with their babies

Smoking during pregnancy increases SUID risk

Smoking during pregnancy increases SUID risk

Study finds link between lengthy periods of undisturbed maternal sleep and stillbirths

Study finds link between lengthy periods of undisturbed maternal sleep and stillbirths

Study evaluates second-hand marijuana smoke exposure among children

Study evaluates second-hand marijuana smoke exposure among children

Loss of serotonin neuron activity blunts the body’s ability to recover from interrupted breathing

Loss of serotonin neuron activity blunts the body’s ability to recover from interrupted breathing