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A coast guard helicopter. (Source: CBS4)

Coast Guard Picks Up Sick Infant From Cruise Ship

An infant with breathing problems had to be airlifted over the weekend from a cruise ship in the Bahamas.

04/07/2014

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MS Baby “Cured” Of HIV, Could Have Positive Impact In S. Fla.

A baby born with the AIDS virus has been cured with aggressive treatment in Mississippi, and that’s generating a huge reaction in South Florida.

CBS4–03/04/2013

Alexandria Sladon-Marler is accused of leaving her baby in a dumpster behind a Fort Lauderdale hotel. (CBS4)

Woman Questioned After Newborn Found Dead In Motel Trash Bin

In a beachside motel’s trash bin, wrapped in towels and a pillowcase, a male newborn was found dead on Aug. 10.

CBS Miami–08/27/2012

An 11 month old baby was found alone in a Hollywood home Friday. Her mother is in jail on prostitution charges. (CBS4)

Police: Jailed Mother Left 11 Month Old Home Alone In Hollywood Apartment

A Broward County woman is in big trouble tonight and could wind up losing custody of her daughter.

CBS4–04/27/2012

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Monroe Mother Charged With Att. Murder Of Child

A Florida Keys mother faces attempted murder charges after a video allegedly showed her trying to hit her two-month old daughter with a piece of concrete.

CBS4–08/27/2011

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Gov’t. Hopes To Empower Women To Breastfeed

Bringing home a newborn is a joyous, but challenging time in a parent’s life. Everything is new and could be a bit overwhelming, but when it comes to providing them with the very best, that should be easy. The very best could come from mom herself.

CBS4–08/22/2011

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Drugmakers Discontinue Infant Drops With Acetaminophen

Johnson & Johnson and other makers of cold and fever medications said Wednesday that they will discontinue infant drops of medicines containing acetaminophen in an effort to avoid confusion that can lead to dangerous overdoses.

CBS4–05/05/2011

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Examining The “Hands Off” Approach To Parenting

Is the key to raising a self-confident child treating them like adults when they’re babies? There is a decades old parenting approach gaining momentum. It encourages children to be more independent and self confident.

CBS4–03/22/2011

Elizabeth Cuesta  (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

No Jail For Mom Accused In Son’s Death

A mother charged with aggravated manslaughter for the death of her 18-month-old son took a guilty plea Tuesday.

CBS4–01/04/2011