Report finds that majority of child abuse and neglect fatalities are sleep-related

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A key finding of the Department of Social Services’ (DSS) special report, “Eliminating Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities in Missouri," reveals sleep-related deaths remain the leading cause of deaths for Missouri infants and the leading cause of child maltreatment related to deaths.