Infant Mortality

infant mortality

Infant Mortality Rate In Md. Remains At Record Low

Maryland’s infant mortality rate has been at a record low for two years straight.



Baltimore Healthy Baby Campaign Gets $1M Grant

A program that aims to reduce Baltimore’s infant mortality rate has received a $1 million grant that will extend it through 2013.


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Md. Officials To Announce Steps On Baby Crib Pads

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.


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7-Year-Old Girl Helps Save Life Of 9-Month-Old Cousin

A West Baltimore family says they experienced a miracle. Their baby girl almost drowned but was saved by her young cousin.


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Maryland Announces Decline In Infant Mortality

Maryland officials are announcing the infant mortality rate has dropped for the second year in a row.