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Medicine: SIDS #878492

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 30, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) National Center for Health Statistics figures on sudden infant death syndrome {SIDS} cited.

(New York: Jon LaPook) A new test that may determine which babies are most at risk from SIDS featured; details given about a connection to infants’ hearing in the right ear. [Seattle Children's Hospital Dr. Daniel RUBENS††- says the inner ear plays a critical role in the control of breathing.] [Children’s Hospital of San Diego Dr. Henry KROUS†- recites existing cautionary steps for protecting babies.]

Couric, Katie;
LaPook, Jon

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