Baby being rushed to hospital killed in car accident

Baby being rushed to hospital killed in car accident

A 6-month-old boy who was showing “flu-like symptoms” was killed in a car accident in Staten Island early Saturday as his family desperately rushed him to the hospital, police sources said. Little Damaris Earps was in his 39-year-old mother’s arms as the…

Family with 13 sons welcomes another baby

Family with 13 sons welcomes another baby

ROCKFORD, Mich. — There will be no shortage of hand-me-downs for this Michigan kid. The Grand Rapids Press reports that Kateri and Jay Schwandt welcomed the birth of their 14th son on Wednesday, five days before he was due. They have no…

Air pollution linked to increased risk of cot death

Air pollution linked to increased risk of cot death

Scientists have found a possible link between cot death and exposure to certain pollutants . Just under 300 babies die every year in the UK from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) – the unexpected and unexplained death of an apparently healthy baby….

Four women reveal the trials and tribulations of becoming a mum

Four women reveal the trials and tribulations of becoming a mum

Women are constantly bombarded with information about when they hit optimum fertility, yet pregnancy rates are falling for women of all ages – apart from those in their forties. In that age range, according to the Office for National Statistics, there are…

Senate to allow Duckworth to bring newborn onto floor

Senate to allow Duckworth to bring newborn onto floor

For the first time ever, US lawmakers are reportedly going to let a sitting senator bring a child onto the Senate floor while the chamber is in session. Senate leaders are expected to approve a resolution filed by Sen. Tammy Duckworth —…