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[UK] Feed your baby tripe - and don't smoke over the cot: As Britain's first baby magazine turns 60, its hilarious (and often terrifying) advice from a bygone era

Indeed, an article from 1964 seemed to think mothers would be positively virtuous if they took up the following rule: ‘A good resolution would be not to smoke when nursing (breastfeeding) baby or tucking him up in his pram or cot.’
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 16:12
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[UK-Wales] Sudden infant deaths: 'We are failing hundreds of babies every year,' warns charity

Not enough is being done to reduce the number of unexplained infant deaths in Wales, a safer baby charity has warned. The warning from the Lullaby Trust ...“Once born, breastfeeding support and helping parents stay smoke free are important safeguards ag
WalesOnline (uk)
added Aug 21, 2014 15:10
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[Australia] Time to pack in the cigs as study finds smoking leads to massive increase in SIDS

The results showed nicotine, the main neurotoxin found in cigarette smoke, increased the risk of SIDS.
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Apr 28, 2012 13:00
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[UK] Adopt national initiative to stave off annual stillbirth toll, urges NHS England

Carbon monoxide testing for smoking in pregnancy, which is strongly associated with stillbirth, was almost universal. The Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group, a coalition of health organisations, welcomed the progress made, but insisted that work stil
OnMedica Group (uk)
added Jul 31, 2018 21:20
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[South Africa] Drinking alcohol and smoking during pregnancy even more deadly than we knew: Study

The danger of even low levels of drinking and smoking by a pregnant woman have been researched in an extensive new study conducted in South Africa and America. Alarmingly‚ the researchers said‚ many mothers-to-be are smoking and boozing. Between 2007 a
Safrica24 (za)
added Jul 9, 2018 13:55
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[Michigan] Health department program to reduce smoking, reduce SIDS

Local health department officials hope a new program aimed at decreasing smoking by pregnant women, new moms and others living in the home will also reduce infant death. Smoking is a leading cause of fetal and infant morbidity and mortality in the United
Ionia (MI) Sentinel-Standard
added Dec 13, 2017 04:38
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Parents who lose a baby to SIDS want more information

Several SIDS parents understood the modifiable risk factors for SIDS, like co-sleeping with an infant in bed or parental smoking, even when these risks had been involved in their own child’s death. Some pediatricians told Garstang they feared that discu
Reuters
added Jun 1, 2016 17:58
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Cigarette Tax Increase and Infant Mortality

Increases in cigarette taxes and prices are associated with decreases in infant mortality rates, with stronger impact for African American infants. Federal and state policymakers may consider increases in cigarette taxes as a primary prevention strategy f
Pediatrics
added Jan 11, 2016 15:30
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Risk Factor Changes for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome After Initiation of Back-to-Sleep Campaign

Pediatrics
added Mar 28, 2012 00:00
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LETTER: Secondhand smoke increases SIDS

Springfield (MO) News-Leader
added Apr 1, 2011 00:00
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