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Infant Sleep Safety

Letting Babies Nap In Car Seat Could Be Deadly, Experts Warn

Posted 04.28.2015 | Parents

By: Agata Blaszczak Boxe Published: 04/24/2015 11:01 AM EDT on LiveScience Placing infants in car seats and other sitting devices for naps may p...

Over Half Of Babies In U.S. Sleep With Unsafe Bedding

Posted 12.01.2014 | Parents

BY ANDREW M. SEAMAN Mon Dec 1, 2014 12:37am EST (Reuters Health) - More than half of U.S. parents say their babies sleep with pillows, blanket...

20 Years of Protecting Infants During Sleep

Alan E. Guttmacher | Posted 01.10.2015 | Parents
Alan E. Guttmacher

Knowledge about SIDS has come a long way in the past 20 years. We've discovered many ways to reduce the risk of SIDS -- primary among them placing babies to sleep on their backs.

Catherine Pearson

New Study Calls Bed-Sharing 'Extremely Risky' For Babies

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 07.14.2014 | Parents

A new study analyzing the factors linked to sleep-related deaths suggests that bed-sharing is the greatest risk for babies ages 4 months and younger, ...

Googling Often Doesn't Get It Right When It Comes To Infant Sleep Safety

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 12.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

The Web is not a doctor. The Internet can deliver information with amazing speed and volume, but it can't listen to your child's heartbeat or look into your baby's eyes while engaging in a conversation about your newborn's sleep habits.

Infant Sleep Safety -- What Parents Need to Know

Mary L. Pulido, Ph.D. | Posted 12.28.2011 | Parents
Mary L. Pulido, Ph.D.

Infant sleep safety recommendations have certainly changed since I was a parent of a newborn! Bumpers -- out, stuffed animals -- out, fluffy blankets -- out! I'm referring to "out of the crib."