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SPECIAL REPORT: Shaken Lives

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Part I: You hear the stories too often. A parent goes to jail for severely shaking a baby. A baby goes to the hospital with brain injuries. Shaken Baby Syndrome is not just a crime. It's a public issue, and a leading cause of child abuse death. Here is the story of a survivor and the family that came to his rescue.


Part II:  The brain damage caused by shaking a baby can last a lifetime, but the act itself can take only seconds. People say they would never consider abusing a child, find themselves doing it out of sheer frustration.

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