#Infant

  • Brandon Mebane Returns to the field following Death of 7-Week-Old Daughter

    Brandon Mebane is likely to play for the Los Angeles Chargers this week following the death of his 7-week old daughter. Makenna Mebane died on Jan. 3. She was born on Nov. 12 with a defective heart condition. The Chargers defensive end was in Omaha, Nebraska, with his wife,...
  • Toddler shoots infant in face in motel room

    Shayanne Nelson, left, and Tyrell Bitsilly, were arrested after a toddler shot an infant in the face while they were showering, police said. (AP) A New Mexico couple is facing charges after an unsupervised 3-year-old boy accidentally shot his 8-month-old sister in the face Saturday while the children’s mom and...
  • Mother leaves 9-month-old infant in car to die, no charges being pushed!

    An infant boy died on Friday after being left in a hot car Hernando County, Florida, officials say. Deputies and Fire Rescue responded to the scene Friday morning in Spring Hill, Florida, just after 11 a.m. after they received a call about an infant who had just been removed from a hot...
  • Research Shows: Alcohol In Breast Milk May Lead To Lower Cognition In Kids

     Children’s exposure to alcohol through breast milk may cause a comparable drop in their cognitive abilities, according to a study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics.   “This is the first study in which associations between alcohol exposure through breast milk and cognition in children are examined,” the researchers from Macquarie...
  • Couple Arrested After infant Daughter dies!

      An Ankeny couple was arrested on Wednesday after a months-long investigation into the death of their 7-month old daughter. Michelle Atwell, 33, was charged with child endangerment causing substantial risk, narcotics possession with intent to deliver, possession of marijuana and several other drug charges. Matthew Cohara, 48, was charged...
  • Prosecutor: Mom faked son’s illness, lied about being a doctor

    CINCINNATI – A woman who was seeking treatment for her son that prosecutors say was unnecessary convinced doctors at a Cincinnati hospital that she was a physician. Monika Burgett “became a member the health care team,” as her then-3-year-old son was treated Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center with drugs...
  • Parents of Michigan Infant Looking for a Medical Miracle

    The infant’s diagnosis is a variation of the same condition that affected Charlie Gard from the United Kingdom, who died last month after his parents led a protracted battle in court to get him experimental treatment. Budnik-Nap said her son appeared to be healthy when he was born, but...
  • Young Mom Leaves 6-Month-Old Son Alone for Two Days With No Food or A.C. to Smoke Weed With Friends

    Lovily K. Johnson’s infant died strapped into a car seat. A 22-year-old mother in Michigan has been arrested and charged with murder for the death of her infant who was allegedly strapped in a car seat in her apartment for days without food. Lovily K. Johnson has been charged...
  • Family Thanks Jesus as Infant Healed of Rare Disease

    When doctors told the family of 7-month-old Denniya Rawls that she would finally be released from the hospital after spending more than 100 days there, one of them shouted, “Thank you, Jesus!” Medical staff at Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital in Ohio also celebrated the release of the baby who...