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crib

Slang for one's dwelling place.
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SIDS, sometimes known as crib death, is the major cause of death in babies from 1 month to 1 year of age.
Severe cold weather leading to breathing trouble, along with low birth weight and infection were the prime causes behind the crib deaths.
The researchers decided to investigate additional cases of crib death.
Schwab says that a better understanding of brain development may provide clues about diseases later in life, like neurological disorders or crib death.
I was fascinated with one of her journal articles reporting on the work she did with colleagues, checking six genes known to be associated with sudden deaths, which span the entire life cycle, from crib deaths in infants to what has been labeled, at one time, sudden unexplained nocturnal deaths, better known in the Philippines as "bangungot" and also known as "nightmare death syndrome.
A hospital in Malda District, which provides healthcare services to the district and other nearby areas, has witnessed a sudden surge in crib deaths.
THE deathly procession of crib deaths continue to haunt the Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government.
30 INFANTS DIE/INDIA: 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.
There have been 200 crib deaths in the past year and at least 40 farmer suicides.
These all go a long way to preventing tragedies like bassinet and crib deaths.