A new Australian study suggests that mothers who are heavy drinkers of alcohol increase the risk of SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome) in infants through alcohol exposure while in the womb. Furthermore, mothers who drink after their babies are born, create environmental risk factors to their children. SIDS, which is also known as sudden unexpected infant death, is defined by The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as the death of a child under one year old with no obvious cause. According to CDC, in the U.S. alone, there are around 4,500 of SIDS cases every year. The […]Continue reading Sudden Infant Deaths Linked to Moms’ Drinking
Disclaimer: The information on this site is not intended or implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. All content, including text, graphics, images and information, contained on or available through this web site is for general information purposes only. Natural Health Sherpa LLC makes no representation and assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of information contained on or available through this web site, and such information is subject to change without notice. You are encouraged to confirm any information obtained from or through this web site with other sources, and review all information regarding any medical condition or treatment with your physician.