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President Obama signs the Sudden Death Data Enhancement and Awareness Act into law

December 23, 2014

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President Barak Obama signed “The Sudden Unexpected Death Data Enhancement and Awareness Act” into law December 18th. The bill requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to continue and report on activities related to stillbirth, sudden unexpected infant death, and sudden unexplained death in childhood, including collaborating with states and experts to improve […]

Thank you Representative Peter King from millions of grieving family members

September 11, 2008

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The millions of grieving family members experiencing stillbirth deaths of our children would like to thank U.S. Representative Peter King from New York for recognizing the need to address stillbirths in America with the introduction of H.R. 5979. We would like to ask all U.S. House members to co-sponsor, support and pass H.R. 5979 to […]

Congressional Stillbirth Grassroots Advocacy ALERT

September 11, 2008

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We need all grieving family members and supportive citizens interested in preventing the number one child-killer in America – stillbirths – to e-mail their two U.S. Senators and 1 Congress members NOW during the upcoming 2008 election season asking for their support to insert NIH/NICHD appropriations directive language supporting the continued funding of the Stillbirth […]

Stillbirth Collaborative Research Network Update

September 11, 2008

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The following is an update on both the stillbirth research, the politics regarding the appropriations for stillbirth research through the NICHD and the NIH and the grassroots advocacy for MISS members to execute to help address stillbirths in America. Regarding the Stillbirth Collaborative Research Network pioneering five-year research study on stillbirths, the 500 stillbirths necessary […]