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What Is SUID?

Is SUID different than SIDS and how can I reduce my baby’s risk? more

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Is It Safe For My Baby To Nap On The Sofa?

If I put my baby down for a nap on the couch or sofa, will it increase his risk of SIDS? more

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What Is SIDS?

What is SIDS, and how can I reduce my baby’s risk? more

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How Do I Keep My Baby Safe While Sleeping?

Do I always have to put my baby to sleep on her back? Is a crib the safest place for her to sleep? more

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Preventing SIDS: “Back To Sleep” Campaign

Updated July 17, 2015  It was 20 years ago that the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) first called for parents and caregivers not to place their babies on their tummies for sleep. Two years later, the National Institute of Child... more

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When Can My Child Sleep On Her Belly?

I hear that all babies should be put to sleep on their backs. How long do I need to do this? When can my child safely sleep on her belly? more

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Can I Use A Crib Bumper?

Fluffy blankets, comforters, and pillows are not recommended for a baby's crib—but what's wrong with using a crib bumper? more

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How Can I Safely Swaddle My Baby?

Is there a right or wrong way to safely swaddle a baby? more

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Is Swaddling Safe?

Is it safe to swaddle my baby at bedtime and naptimes? more

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What Is the Ideal Temperature For My Baby’s Room?

Can my baby overheat at night? What is the ideal temperature for my baby’s room? more