Important sleeping safety procedures all parents with infants should know

Why Babies Are Still Dying in Their Sleep
Why Babies Are Still Dying in Their Sleep

Approximately 4000 infants die suddenly without explanation. Many times, these deaths are attributed to SIDs, a sudden death in an infant under 12 months old infant death syndrome.

SIDS symptom means that no cause of death can be found after through investigation, autopsy, examination of the death scene, and a review of the infant's medical history.

Nearly 50% percent of babies in America sleep with beds that can increase the risk of SIDs and accidental suffocating. Too many pillows, blankets, and crib accessories are all potential risks.

Watch the video above for things to see the recommended way to put a baby to sleep.

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