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Outdated health myths practiced by grand parents could pose serious risks to young children

Outdated health myths practiced by grand parents could pose serious risks to young children

Omega-3 fats fail to reduce risk of chronic lung disease in pre-term babies, study finds

Omega-3 fats fail to reduce risk of chronic lung disease in pre-term babies, study finds

Consumer infant physiological monitors show no evidence of medical benefits for healthy babies

Consumer infant physiological monitors show no evidence of medical benefits for healthy babies

New TSRI study shows how Piezo2 protein plays critical role in sensing lung expansion

New TSRI study shows how Piezo2 protein plays critical role in sensing lung expansion

Advertisers and crib manufacturers fail to adhere to safe sleep recommendations for infants

Advertisers and crib manufacturers fail to adhere to safe sleep recommendations for infants

Prenatal cigarette smoke exposure and high temperatures linked to increased SIDS risk

Prenatal cigarette smoke exposure and high temperatures linked to increased SIDS risk

AAP recommends infant’s crib to be placed in parents' bedroom to reduce risk for SIDS

AAP recommends infant’s crib to be placed in parents' bedroom to reduce risk for SIDS

SIDS may be linked to inner ear damage and buildup of carbon dioxide

SIDS may be linked to inner ear damage and buildup of carbon dioxide

Preventing sudden unexpected deaths of babies and children: an interview with Professor Peter Fleming

Preventing sudden unexpected deaths of babies and children: an interview with Professor Peter Fleming

Scientists use novel brainstem model to determine how the brain controls breathing

Scientists use novel brainstem model to determine how the brain controls breathing

Educating parents on healthy infant sleep-related behaviors may help prevent childhood obesity

Educating parents on healthy infant sleep-related behaviors may help prevent childhood obesity

Health professionals should make parents aware of SIDS risk factors

Health professionals should make parents aware of SIDS risk factors

Study links infant swaddling for sleep with SIDS risk

Study links infant swaddling for sleep with SIDS risk

Many teenage mothers do not follow safe sleeping practices for preventing SIDS

Many teenage mothers do not follow safe sleeping practices for preventing SIDS

OASIS study to investigate link between SIDS and alteration on newborn hearing screen test

OASIS study to investigate link between SIDS and alteration on newborn hearing screen test

New Lullaby Trust-funded study could prevent sudden, unexpected deaths of babies and children

New Lullaby Trust-funded study could prevent sudden, unexpected deaths of babies and children

Providence Health System earns Baby-Friendly designation

Providence Health System earns Baby-Friendly designation

Babies should sleep in their own beds during first three months to reduce risk of SIDS

Babies should sleep in their own beds during first three months to reduce risk of SIDS

Pulmonary neuroendocrine cells act like sensor to orchestrate immune response

Pulmonary neuroendocrine cells act like sensor to orchestrate immune response

Epilepsy deaths should be considered a public health priority, say doctors

Epilepsy deaths should be considered a public health priority, say doctors