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Child deaths rise in Georgia state report

...12 never left the hospital.Nearly one-quarter died in their sleep from being rolled over by a parent, sudden infant death syndrome or were smothered by blankets.To address an overall problem of infant mortality, the Department of Public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-08/child-deaths-rise-georgi
Overtime

...Eugenie Bouchard 7-6 (3), 6-2.? "Serves for SIDS," a tennis tournament benefitting a national Sudden Infant Death Syndrome organization, will be held at Augusta Prep at 9 a.m. Saturday.The doubles-only event is $12 per person...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-05-05/overtime
Matt Bryant is Mr. Clutch for Atlanta Falcons

...by real life.In 2008, his 3-month-old son Matthew Tryson passed away unexpectedly, apparently from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. One day after the funeral, he returned to kick three goals in Tampa Bay's victory over the Green Bay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-01-16/matt-bryant-mr-clutch-atlanta
Mother of dead infant makes guilty plea

...Nicholas Womack Jr. was well-nourished and in the medical examiner's opinion death was likely caused by sudden infant death syndrome, Syms said.Wright and Nicholas Wo mack Sr., 25, were charged with five counts of cruelty to children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-06-06/mother-dead-infant-mak
Newspaper reports failures by agency led to children's deaths

...Few states present more dangers for children than Georgia. It is among the leaders in firearms deaths, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, and potentially fatal diseases, in addition to maltreatment deaths.These dangers are exacerbated, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-19/newspaper-reports-failures-ag
Memorial fund opened for Wyatt Auffrey, infant son of Augusta RiverHawks captain

...page, on behalf of Matt Auffrey and his wife Whitney, that they are taking donations toward the research of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome."I'd do anything so other parents wouldn't have to ever go through this," the statement said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/riverhawks/2013-02-19/memorial-fund-o
Pediatricians urged to help smokers quit

...don't total up to tobacco-related deaths," she said.Secondhand smoke, which results in 430 cases of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome every year, isn't pediatricians' only concern, Tingen said.Though some parents argue that they don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2011-05-21/pediatricians-urged-help-smo
Records show deaths, injuries with Georgia day care lapses

...fingers, and several of the accidents required amputations.At least two of the eight deaths were caused by sudden infant death syndrome, and another two infants were found unresponsive or turning blue in their cribs, according to the analysis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-10-02/records-show-deaths-injuries-georgi
Class teaches parents safe ways for babies to sleep

...we know better."During the class, participants learn about sudden unexpected infant death syndrome and sudden infant death syndrome; how to properly lay a baby in a crib; making cribs a space just for the baby; and how to use a soda can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2010-06-08/class-teaches-pa
Aiken County's infant mortality exceeds state

...health care provider as soon possible. - Pregnant women should eat a healthy diet and not smoke. - To reduce Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, another leading cause, babies should be placed on their backs to sleep.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/14/met_544315.shtml
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