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Despite warnings otherwise, many parents still put their babies at risk by using unsafe bedding.
Efforts will focus on raising awareness and educating parents and caregivers about safe sleep practices and environments. Columbus, OHIO (PRWEB) October 02,
The BirthCare Center in Daytona Beach Now Offers Classes to New and Expecting Parents Teaching the Guidelines to Help Prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Daytona
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), also known as cot death, remains a major cause of death for babies less than a year old in developed nations despite a growing consensus that sleeping with a baby increases risk of death.
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The American Academy of Pediatrics is expanding its guidelines on safe sleep for babies and calls for parents to not use bumper pads in cribs because babies can suffocate against or be strangled by the bedding product.
New research reinforces the need for continued public education programs that encourage parents to place their infants to sleep in the supine (back) position in a safe crib or bassinet, to prevent an estimated 4,600 annual Sudden Unintended Infant Deaths (SUID), of which 50 percent are classified as Sudden Death Syndrome (SIDS).
Babies, especially those who suffer from colic or congestion, can rest more peacefully thanks to the new Kolcraft Preferred Position Bassinet. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 08, 2011 Babies, especially those who suffer from colic or congestion, and parents can rest more peacefully thanks to the new Preferred Positionâ„¢ 2-in-1 Bassinet & Incline Sleeper. The Preferred Positionâ„¢ 2-in-1 Bassinet and Incline Sleeper is the only traditional bassinet that offers an option to help babies...
HARRISBURG, Pa., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the wake of the tragic death of a newborn in northeastern Pennsylvania last week, acting Secretary of Public Welfare Gary Alexander today reminded parents that Pennsylvania's Safe Haven program provides a safe and confidential option to protect infants. "Safe Haven allows parents to drop off a newborn at any hospital in Pennsylvania with no questions asked," Alexander said.
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