Sudden Infant Death Syndrome linked to breathing problems

In a major breakthrough, researchers claimed to have found the leading cause of the Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).

Chinese who smashed baby to ground goes on trial

A Chinese man, who threw a 34-month-old toddler to her death during a row over a parking space, went on trial at a Beijing court on Monday.

Puerto Rican woman sentenced to 99 years in baby`s death

A San Juan court Tuesday sentenced a woman to 99 years behind bars for the death of her five-month-old baby and for hiding his body in a freezer.

Newborn girl child found dead in Bihar

A newborn girl child was found dead Sunday in the Sadar hospital premises in Bihar`s Khagaria district, a hospital official said.

Four babies die in Malda Medical College Hospital

Four new-born children died in Malda Medical College and Hospital here in this district headquarter town of Malda district.

Bengal crib deaths: Two union ministers visit Malda hospital

Deepa Dasmunsi, the bete noire of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, and another union minister from West Bengal visited Malda Medical College and Hospital where 37 infants died in 6 days since Saturday.

Malda crib death toll rises to 27

Four more children died at the Malda College and Hospital, taking the total number of crib deaths since Saturday last to 27.

TN: Body of infant found

A travel bag containing body of a
three-day-old male baby was found abandoned at Palaniandavar colony.

Deaths of 9 babies in Pak hospital cause concern

The deaths of at least 9 newborn children in a single day at a hospital in Pak has led to concerns over negligencein paediatrics centres.

Infant dies under mysterious circumstances

An infant died under mysterious circumstances at the prestigious PGIMER on Saturday, police said.

Three docs booked for causing death of baby

Three city-based doctors have been booked for culpable homicide and medical negligence in case of a stillborn child in the district.

Planned repeat C-section birth lowers risk of complications

Women who have had one prior cesarean can lower the risk of death and serious complications for their next baby - and themselves - by electing to have another cesarean.

`Umbilical cord cleaning during birth may cut infant deaths`

Cleansing the umbilical cord during and after baby`s birth could help reduce cord infection and the neonatal mortality in resource-poor countries, according to two new studies carried out in Pakistan and Bangladesh.

Eight more babies die in Malda Hospital, toll 26

Eight more newborns have died at
the Malda District Sadar Hospital since Monday, taking the
crib death toll in the institution to 26 since November 9.

Newborn dies in UP hospital, relatives allege doctors` negligence

Relatives of a new-born baby who
died in a private hospital here, staged protests outside the hospital alleging negligence and carelessness by the doctors.