Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Baby girl's picture to rise with balloons.(Health)

Byline: Rebecca Roybal Journal Staff Writer

A picture of Dee Comiskey's baby girl will float along with the hundreds of other hot-air balloons during the coming 2000 Kodak Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.

Comiskey hopes to raise awareness among parents that Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is for real.

It's part of her effort to revive the New Mexico SIDS Alliance, which has been dormant for the last five years. October is national SIDS awareness month.

Comiskey lost her daughter, Jaclynne Renee, 2 1/2 years ago to SIDS.

In the last few months, she has worked with the state Office of the Medical Investigator to help families through the grieving process when they have lost babies to SIDS. …

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