Month: September 2018

Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect

Each State has a system to receive and respond to reports of possible child abuse and neglect. Professionals and concerned citizens can call statewide hotlines, local child protective services, or law enforcement agencies to share their concerns. How to report

Safe Sleep for Infants: The Art of Convincing Parents

In a new CDC Expert Commentary on Medscape, Dr. Christine Olson discusses Safe Sleep for Infants: The Art of Convincing Parents. Every year, there are about 3,500 sleep-related deaths among babies in the United States, and a recent CDC report

Lack of Change in Perinatal Mortality in the U.S.

Lack of Change in Perinatal Mortality in the US, 2014 – 2016