Updated Infant Sleep Guidelines: No Inclined Products, Bed-Sharing

TUESDAY, June 21, 2022 (HealthDay News) New infant sleep guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) stress that parents make sure their infants sleep alone on their back on a flat surface and not in bed with mom or dad. In addition, the recommendations urge mothers to breastfeed and not to rely on special … Read more

Updated infant sleep guidelines: No inclined products, bed-sharing

New infant sleep guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) stress that parents make sure their infants sleep alone on their back on a flat surface and not in bed with mom or dad. In addition, the recommendations urge mothers to breastfeed and not to rely on special baby monitors to prevent sudden infant … Read more

Infant safe sleep advice in N.S., N.B. parenting books not explicit on bed-sharing risks

Safe Sleep is an investigative series examining what risk factors were present in more than 1,300 incidents of infant death over an 11-year span in Canada. Before her son Liam was born, Leah Holt did a lot of reading on infant sleep methods and ultimately decided her newborn would sleep in a bassinet next to … Read more

New bed-sharing advice ‘puts babies at risk’ | Scotland

Experts warn that babies ‘lives are at risk from revised Scottish government leaflets tolerating newborns sleeping in their parents’ bed. Pediatricians and the Scottish Cot Death Trust have warned in a medical journal that the advice is changing to protect against bed sharing only in certain circumstances – for example, if parents smoke or have … Read more