crib death

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Synonyms for crib death

sudden and unexpected death of an apparently healthy infant during sleep

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Thus, nicotine's damage to this critical survival system may predispose the newborn to crib death, or SIDS.
WASHINGTON (FNS)--The infant bedding industry has hired its own researcher to respond to a government report that links soft bedding products to crib deaths.
To prevent these dangers, CPSC regulations have saved an estimated 50 lives a year, cutting design-related crib deaths in half.
A hospital in Malda, which provides healthcare services to the province and other nearby areas, witnessed surge in crib deaths.
While the toll stood at 52 ( since September 1) till the afternoon, three more crib deaths were reported in the evening at the state- run hospital.
Kolkata: Crib deaths have returned to haunt West Bengal again.
The hospital in Malda district has been witnessing crib deaths since the beginning of this year.
The hospital, where most of the infants are brought from interiors of West Bengal, has been in the news for high crib deaths.
YENy DELHy (CyHAN)- The horror of crib deaths is haunting Kolkata's Dr BC Roy Postgraduate Institute of Pediatric Sciences once again with the reports of at least 30 infants dying in the hospital in the past three days.
At times crib deaths are not only due to lack of treatment after birth, but also due to lack of care that the mother is subjected to during pregnancy," the official added.