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Derek Wilson (Mugshot via Tarrant Co. DA)

Tarrant Co. Jury Gives Man 45 Years For Sexually Abusing 10-Week-Old

A 40-year old man was sentenced by a Tarrant County jury to 45 years in prison for sexually abusing his girlfriend’s 10-week-old daughter in July 2012.

05/10/2013

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Killeen Police Investigating Infant Found Dead

Police in Killeen are looking for a woman seen on a Walmart surveillance tape after a newborn infant girl was found unresponsive in a restroom.

12/09/2012

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Father Sentenced To 50 Years In Prison For Son’s Death

A Euless father is sentenced to 50 years in prison, after pleading guilty to killing his five-month-old son last year.

10/03/2012

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Baylor’s ‘Backseat Buddies’ Aim To Curb Child Deaths

At Baylor Medical Center Irving, the cute pink and blue teddy bears going home with new parents aren’t to amuse the new babies; rather, they’re designed to keep them safe. They’re called “Backseat Buddies.”

07/23/2012

File photograph of the feet of a newborn. (credit: Getty Images/Christopher Furlong)

New Immunodeficiency Test For Texas Newborns

Newborns in Texas will soon be screened for another potentially fatal disease. The condition is called Severe Combined Immunodeficiency or SCID.

05/03/2012

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Wal-Mart Pulls Infant Formula After Baby Dies

Wal-Mart has pulled a batch of powdered infant formula from more than 3,000 of its stores nationwide after a newborn Missouri boy who was fed the formula died from what preliminary tests indicate was a rare bacterial infection, the retailer said.

12/22/2011

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Likelihood Of Infants & Future Obesity Studied

Researchers say there’s a new way to tell if infants are likely to become obese later on: Check to see if they’ve passed two key milestones on doctors’ growth charts by age 2.

11/09/2011

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Local Hospital Nurseries Booming After Heavy Winter

Teresa Berg photographs babies. “I need a little something to put underneath this basket,” Berg said as she moved a small basket on the polished floor of her studio containing two week old Olivia Solon.

08/18/2011

A 4-year-old autistic boy undergoing intensive therapy. (credit: Getty Images/David Silverman/Newsmakers)

Autism Risks For Siblings Are Higher Than Thought

A new study suggests nearly one in five children with an autistic older sibling will develop the disorder too — a rate much higher than previously thought.

08/15/2011

An health worker gives drops of medicine to a newborn baby. (credit: Strdel/AFP/Getty Images)

Drugmakers Discontinuing Acetaminophen Infant Drops

Johnson & Johnson and other makers of cold and fever medications said Wednesday that they will discontinue infant drops of medicines containing acetaminophen.

05/05/2011

Two twin babies appear to be chatting in a recent viral video. (Credit: YouTube)

That Viral Video Of Infant Twins Talking? Doctor Says It’s Not Special

When a video of two twin infants who appeared to be communicating through blubbering baby-speak surfaced this week, it quickly racked up 2 million views and probably ate up that many minutes of productivity at workplaces.

03/30/2011

4 Deaths Prompt Graco Stroller Recall

Graco is recalling about 2 million strollers after receiving reports of four infant strangulations in the strollers.

10/20/2010

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