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  1. #1
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    Shaken Baby Murders .... Or More Junk Science?

    http://www.newsobserver.com/919/story/538006.html

    "It's probably something that has always been there," he said.

    Researchers think that bleeding in vaginally delivered babies occurs as the infant's still-flexible skull is compressed while passing through the birth canal. UNC-CH physicians noted that the hemorrhages they observed tended to be tiny and concentrated near the back of the brain. By contrast, bleeding associated with shaken baby syndrome tends to cover a larger area and is most often found at the top of the brain.
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    shaken baby syndrome

    wasnt sure where to put this, but here seems good as any. if inappropriate, mods please move

    http://healthland.time.com/2012/01/1...baby-syndrome/

    very interesting article.



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