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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Allison Aubrey reports that many new parents, especially black parents, aren't aware of how to avoid Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, and as a result hundreds of babies die every year. The government says a new public health campaign geared towards the African- American community is necessary to avoid these preventable deaths.