Maryland’s infant mortality rate has been at a record low for two years straight.
A program that aims to reduce Baltimore’s infant mortality rate has received a $1 million grant that will extend it through 2013.
The Maryland health department will be discussing its next steps in an investigation into baby crib bumper pads, which some studies have linked to asphyxia and death in young infants.
A West Baltimore family says they experienced a miracle. Their baby girl almost drowned but was saved by her young cousin.
Maryland officials are announcing the infant mortality rate has dropped for the second year in a row.