A 29-year-old man was arrested and is facing charges that he killed a 3-month-old infant being cared for by his live-in girlfriend.
Respiratory synctial virus (RSV), which can be fatal, is up 85 percent in Arizona this season compared with its last season. RSV season is typically October through March in Tucson.
Cases of whooping cough - an infection that can kill otherwise healthy infants - continued to climb in Arizona this year.
Whoever abandoned a baby at Northwest Medical Center Tuesday did exactly the right thing, according to authorities.
PHOENIX — A Phoenix man is suspected of beating his baby daughter after smoking synthetic marijuana and hallucinating that he was in hell, authorities say.
A Tucson man must spend the rest of his life on intensive probation for failing to seek medical attention for his infant son, who suffered broken bones and other injuries last fall.
A Tucson man must spend the rest of his life on intensive probation for failing to seek medical attention for his infant son, who suffered multiple broken bones and other injuries last fall.
A 24-year-old man was arrested today in connection with the 2011 death of his girlfriend’s 7-month-old daughter.
Singer Eddie Fisher, left, is shown with wife, Connie Stevens, center, and their new baby are shown as they leave the hospital, Nov. 21, 1967, Burbank, Calif. (AP Photo)
Shirley Temple, Mrs. Charles Black in private life, is shown leaving Santa Monica Hospital with her daughter, Lori, born Friday, April 17, 1954, Santa Monica, Calif. The Blacks also have a daughter Linda Susan, 6, and a son, Charles Jr., 2. (AP Photo)
LOS ANGELES — The chimpanzee habitat at the Los Angeles Zoo was open for visitors Wednesday, a day after a baby chimp was killed by an adult male in front of dozens of visitors.
A Tucson woman arrested Tuesday for the drowning death of a 10-month-old girl was on the computer while the infant was in the bathtub with the water running, according to an interim complaint filed in justice court.
A Tucson man accused of breaking several of his 7-month-old son’s bones has entered a plea agreement that states he can receive probation or between five and 30 years in prison.
PHOENIX — The death of a Maricopa County infant from whooping cough is prompting health officials to urge residents to make sure they’re vaccinated.
WASHINGTON — Hoping to schedule your baby's birth while your
mother's in town, or before the doctor goes on vacation? Labor is
becoming less of a late-night surprise, but some hospitals are
starting to tighten the rules for elective deliveries — because
some babies are being delivered too early.
It sounds like a plotline straight out of TV's "Mad Men." Nab
some guy in a hard hat on a construction site to praise a certain
detergent for getting his baby's diapers, oh, so soft.
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations
are stated when available.