Headlines Tagged with SIDS — 241 headlines found
Higher taxes and prices for cigarettes are strongly associated with lower infant mortality rates in the United States, according to a new study from Vanderbilt University and the University of Michigan released Dec. 1 in the journal Pediatrics.
Dec 1, 2015 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Dec 1, 2015 12:01
it can lead to sudden death among infants because they have small lung size and incomplete immune system," said Ali Al-Wadiei, the general supervisor of Saudi Anti-Smoking Program. He made this observation on the occasion of Universal Children’s Day 2015,
Nov 22, 2015 Arab News (sa)
added Nov 22, 2015 01:37
Health boards, Public Health Wales and Welsh Government should strengthen their efforts to reduce smoking, especially in young women and parents during pregnancy and in the first year after child birth.
Jan 20, 2015 NHS Wales (uk)
added Jan 20, 2015 12:18
Out of 45 deaths looked at in detail, 25 infants were in smoking homes. The Public Health Wales report found the rate of smoking among parents was "alarmingly high" and highlighted the importance of smoke-free environments.
Jan 20, 2015 BBC Online
added Jan 20, 2015 12:05
published by the Daily News on Jan. 12 1964. ... In a hard-hitting, 150,000-word report, they indicted cigarettes as the chief cause of lung cancer in men, “the most important cause” of chronic bronchitis...10-man committee includes five smokers and five
Jan 11, 2015 New York Daily News
added Jan 11, 2015 03:07
In the “Tobacco Kills, Quit Now!” campaign, the public will be treated to images of dying babies... Funded by the World Lung Foundation, it will will combine public service announcements on TV and radio and community posters in both Kiswahili and English
Dec 3, 2014 Nairobi Star (ke)
added Dec 3, 2014 03:56
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
Aug 21, 2014 WalesOnline (uk)
added Aug 21, 2014 15:10
May 8, 2012 Hartlepool Mail (uk)
added May 8, 2012 12:23
Apr 29, 2012 KDFW FOX 4 (Dallas, TX)
added Apr 29, 2012 15:31
The results showed nicotine, the main neurotoxin found in cigarette smoke, increased the risk of SIDS.
Apr 29, 2012 Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Apr 28, 2012 13:00