Special baby shower teaches moms about infant mortality

When we think of baby showers, normally we think of gifts for new mothers.

Posted: Jun 5, 2018 10:28 PM

SULLIVAN COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - When we think of baby showers, normally we think of gifts for new mothers.

On Tuesday, expecting mothers received a different kind of gift.

Knowledge.

Expecting moms attended a baby shower designed to teach moms how to combat infant mortality.

Organizers say southwestern Indiana is the second worst infant mortality district in the world.

Experts gave advice to help mom keep their children safe.

Good Samaritan, Sullivan County Community, and Terre Haute Regional Hospitals all partnered to host the event.

Article Comments

Terre Haute
Few Clouds
71° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 69°
Feels Like: 71°
Robinson
Clear
69° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 69°
Indianapolis
Broken Clouds
71° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 71°
Rockville
Few Clouds
71° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 71°
Casey
Clear
71° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 71°
Brazil
Few Clouds
71° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 71°
Marshall
Few Clouds
71° wxIcon
Hi: 86° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 71°
Increasing Clouds and Hot With Showers and Storms
WTHI Planner
WTHI Temps
WTHI Radar

Latest Video

Image

Brazil Concert Band

Image

Wabash Valley HOF Picnic

Image

March through the Arch

Image

Weather impact on Wabash Valley gardens

Image

Eva Kor remembered at Indy service

Image

Sunday 8/18 AM Wx

Image

South Soccer

Image

South Braves Golf

Image

Valley Kick-off

Image

Stormcrest Festival

WTHI Events