First Candle, along with the American Academy of Pediatrics and breastfeeding advocates nationwide, have worked hard to elevate the importance of breastfeeding to mothers, as well as the general public….Show More Detail
Good News for Breastfeeding Moms!
Research Further Links Brainstem Abnormality to SIDS
Reinforcement of Safe Sleep Practices Critical to Saving Lives Investigators at Boston Children’s Hospital have found further evidence linking Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) to underlying abnormalities in babies’ brainstems….Show More Detail
———–NEWS from CPSC———– U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Communications 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814 www.cpsc.gov Recall Date: November 7, 2013 Recall Number: 14-015 Vans Recalls Boy’s…Show More Detail
BreathableBaby Recalls Wearable Blanket Due to Choking Hazard
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Communications 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814 www.cpsc.gov Recall Date: October 29, 2013 Recall Number: 14-007 BreathableBaby Recalls Wearable Blanket Due to Choking…Show More Detail
Target Recalls Children’s Sitting Stools Due to Fall Hazard
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Communications 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814 www.cpsc.gov Recall Date: October 29, 2013 Recall Number: 14-006 Target Recalls Children’s Sitting Stools Due to…Show More Detail
First Candle Blog Featured on the Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Website!
A special thanks to National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition for their support of First Candle’s efforts to educate parents and caregivers on the importance of safe sleep in preventing…Show More Detail
The Boppy Company Partners with First Candle on a Safe Sleep Campaign
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: The Boppy Company First Candle Meg Heitlinger Laura Reno 720.746.3847 443.640.1049 ext. 203 firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com THE BOPPY COMPANY PARTNERS WITH FIRST CANDLE ON SAFE…Show More Detail
7th Annual Holton’s Drive for SIDS Golf Touranment and Auction
The tournament date has been set and we are ready to go for the 7th annual Holton’s Drive for SIDS Golf Tournament and Auction. The event this year will be…Show More Detail
Washington Post SIDS/Safe Sleep Article – Well done!
Join us in thanking this Washington Post writer for her well done, accurate article on SIDS/Safe Sleep. The photo is perfect as well! http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/sids-rate-has-declined-but-2300-us-babies-still-die-annually/2013/08/05/56dffca0-f0b6-11e2-9008-61e94a7ea20d_story.html Please share!Show More Detail
Advocacy Alert – Your Help is Needed!
Throughout our history, First Candle constituents have led the way in grassroots efforts to enact legislation as it relates to helping babies survive and thrive. We need your help once…Show More Detail