sudden infant death syndrome

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  • noun

Synonyms for sudden infant death syndrome

sudden and unexpected death of an apparently healthy infant during sleep

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Home environments for cot-death babies were compared with those of 2,400 live infants in 20 centres across western and eastern Europe.
They discovered that cot-death risk doubled when fathers took cannabis, whether they smoked it around conception, during pregnancy or after birth.
THE baby boy whose charred body was found in Edinburgh three weeks ago may have been a cot-death victim.
The particularly severe grief caused by a cot-death can go with intense feelings of guilt and misplaced blame, and family relationships can suffer.
CHILD specialist doctors are worried by cot-death alarms.