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Wayne County Aims To Curb Unsafe Infant Sleeping

Wayne County officials are planning courses and other initiatives to combat infant deaths caused by unsafe sleeping.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2013

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Michigan House OKs Child Safety Seat Fines Bill

Michigan drivers may no longer be let off the hook if child passengers aren’t in a safety seat.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2013

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Consumers Warned To Check Fisher-Price Infant Sleepers After Recall Over Mold

Consumers are being warned to inspect their Fisher-Price Newborn Rock ‘N Play Sleepers after the company issued a voluntary recall due to risk of exposure to mold for infants who use them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2013

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Report: Most Parents Still Not Using Child Safety Seats Correctly

Carr said there are five things parents should check to make sure their children are riding safely in their car seats.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012

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Researchers Look To Lower Serious Risks To Newborns

A local study appearing in this week’s New England Journal of Medicine supports the use of whole-body hypothermia in full-term, oxygen-deprived newborns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012

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New Program Aims To Prevent Infant Deaths In Detroit

Detroit, which has an infant mortality rate of 16 deaths per live birth, is targeted in a new program aimed at preventing infant deaths.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011

UM Researcher To Lead 'Cool' Pediatric Research

A University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital researcher will lead a $21 million, large-scale, multicenter study investigating the effectiveness of body cooling treatment in infants and children who have had cardiac arrest — the […]

10/19/2010

Report: Michigan Infants' Well-being Affected By Race

Race, place and ethnicity still play large roles in whether a baby is born prematurely or to a teenager or single mother in Michigan, according to a new report.

10/12/2010