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crib

Slang for one's dwelling place.
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Although it's unclear why, several European studies have found this strategy decreases crib deaths.
To prevent these dangers, CPSC regulations have saved an estimated 50 lives a year, cutting design-related crib deaths in half.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has estimated that as many as 1,800 infant crib deaths each year may be attributable to soft bedding products such as comforters, pillows and sheepskin.
Davis' precautionary recommendations for parents to identify and eliminate environmental toxic exposures during their children's fetal and first year periods can go a long way, he believes, in curbing the high number of today's crib deaths and autism cases.
YENy DELHy (CyHAN)- The horror of crib deaths is haunting Kolkata's Dr BC Roy Postgraduate Institute of Pediatric Sciences once again with the reports of at least 30 infants dying in the hospital in the past three days.
In November 2012, more than 25 infant deaths took place at Malda Medical College and Hospital, of which 10 were crib deaths.
A hospital in Malda, which provides healthcare services to the province and other nearby areas, witnessed surge in crib deaths.
While the toll stood at 52 ( since September 1) till the afternoon, three more crib deaths were reported in the evening at the state- run hospital.
Kolkata: Crib deaths have returned to haunt West Bengal again.