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The medical community, government, and media have neglected unequivocal scientific evidence that nicotine from maternal smoking causes possibly 100,000 fetal deaths each year as well as massive numbers of crib deaths, according to Theodore Slotkin, professor of pharmacology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.
The experiment may give researchers an animal model to test the effect of drugs on serotonin systems dysfunctions in the brain and help pinpoint biological risks for crib death in humans, according to the report last week in the journal Science.
West Bengal government which has often being criticized for crib death has not been able to control infant mortality despite various initiatives.
In one example, the authors tell the stories of grieving mothers charged with child abuse after each lost several children to crib death.
The Haughtons have a long history of involvement with community causes including Habitat for Humanity, The Danny Foundation, which works to prevent crib death, the Animal Rescue Foundation, a no-kill animal shelter in Walnut Creek, CA, and the Monument Crisis Center, which serves the working poor in Concord, CA.
Crib death Tests of babies who died of sudden infant death syndrome showed abnormal regulation of the chemical serotonin in their brains (170: 294).
The lawsuit, filed in March 2013, alleged that CCIP's crib bumper products put children at risk of suffocation or crib death and that the Company and CCIP concealed and failed to disclose these purported risks through allegedly false and misleading advertising and product packaging.
The ``Back to Sleep'' logo - with a drawing of a baby sleeping on its back - is printed across the diaper-fastening strips in English, Spanish and French in an effort to reduce the number of infant fatalities from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), also called crib death.
SIDS, also called crib death or cot death, occurs when babies suffocate accidentally or stop breathing in an event called sleep apnea.