In the news today, we discussed safe sleep practices for infants. New data show that almost all sudden infant deaths in the state were a result of unsafe sleep, which is largely due to suffocation hazards such as soft bedding, pillows, co-sleeping and toys. To find out more about SIDS and safe sleep, visit the MDH website.
On a lighter note, reports of a great pumpkin harvest are in! The MDA says this fall’s cool and wet weather has resulted in a wonderful harvest, just in time for jack-o-lantern carving! To find out more about Minnesota Grown produce, visit their website.
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-News Director Larissa Donovan