Sudden infant death syndrome

Sudden infant death syndrome

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

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English
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Author: 
BC HealthFiles
Publisher: 
British Columbia Ministry of Health Planning
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Victoria, BC

Offers information on sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). Provides suggestions for safe sleeping.

Sudden infant death syndrome: reducing the risk in the circle of life

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English
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Video
Author: 
Carol Adams
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Canadian Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths (CFSID) and Advance Media for Learning, University of Calgary
Publication Place: 
Calgary, AB

Presents a 17 minute video, narrated by Graham Greene, that focuses on reducing the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) within the context of First Nations teachings. Features discussions and testimonials by First Nations members who have been touched by SIDS. Designed to be used in conjunction with the training manual, "SIDS: Facilitator's Discussion Guide," and the video, "When Babies Leave the Circle."

ISBN/ISSN: 
CHEA.S83

Sudden infant death syndrome: when babies leave the circle

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English
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Video
Author: 
Carol Adams
Publisher: 
Canadian Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths (CFSID) and Advanced Media for Learning, University of Calgary
Publication Place: 
Calgary, AB

Presents a 21 minute video, narrated by Graham Greene, that looks at the grieving process and offers support for those who have had a child die of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), within the context of First Nations teachings. Designed for use in conjunction with the manual, "SIDS: Facilitator's Discussion Guide," and the video, "Reducing the Risk in the Circle of Life."

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CHEA.S83

SIDS: facilitator's discussion guide

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Heidi Kuran
Publisher: 
National Indian and Inuit Community Health Representatives Organization
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Presents a training manual, to be used in conjunction with the videos "Reducing the Risk in the Circle of Life" and "When Babies Leave the Circle," to train community health representatives and other health workers about sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) in their communities.

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CHEA.K87 2002
ISBN 0973095008

Tobacco cessation strategies during pregnancy and motherhood: facilitator's discussion guide

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Karen McCulla
Publisher: 
National Indian and Inuit Community Health Representatives Organization
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Examines tobacco cessation strategies for pregnant Aboriginal women and mothers. Promotes a respect of tobacco, of children, and of women, and demonstrates how these strategies must seek to teach and heal in a positive and nurturing manner. Provides resources to assist community health representatives to use in their communities.

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ISBN 0973095016
SMOK.M33 2002

Candian Foundation for the Study of Infant Death (SIDS)

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Support group/peer support

Enables parents who have lost a child to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome to offer each other support in coping with their grief. Educates the public and raises money to support and promote researh into the causes of SIDS.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
905-688-8884
Email Address: 
sidsinfo@sidscanada.org
Fax Number: 
905-688-3300
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-363-7437
Street Address: 
60 James Street
Addt'l Street Address: 
Suite 403
City: 
St. Catharines
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L2R 7E7
Internal Notes : 
url (http://www.sidscanada.org/sids.html) does not appear valid, changed to current link, address updated too

Sudden infant death syndrome

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Fay McLaughlin
I.D. Rusen
Susie Dzakpasu
Publisher: 
Public Health Agency of Canada, Canadian Perinatal Surveillance System
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines current rates and temporal trends in infant mortality attributed to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) in Canada and compares Canada's SIDS rate to rates in other developed countries. Highlights the epidemiology of SIDS, prevention efforts and limitations of the SIDS data.

ISBN/ISSN: 
CHEA.H43 1999
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