To sleep or to cosleep: That is the question. And seemingly everyone — from grandma to your mailman — has an answer they swear by. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has repeatedly warned against bed-sharing, a popular type of cosleeping where the baby is in bed with you. Yet lots of parents still do … Read More
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) has no known cause. But researchers believe researchers believe that face-down sleeping is the most significant risk factor for SIDS. Follow these tips to protect your baby.
Deaths from sudden infant death syndrome remain high in some areas of the United States. Anyone caring for a baby must take steps to prevent SIDS.
A policy statement recently issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics now says moving your child into your bedroom — but not your bed — is a smart move.
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For years, parents have been urged to place healthy babies on their backs to sleep. That’s because researchers believe that face-down sleeping is the most significant risk factor for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). But Skyler Kalady, MD, a pediatrician at Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital, says the protective measures don’t stop there. Here are some … Read More