Sudden Death Syndrome (SIDS) Tips

Research indicates that SIDS is more common in babies who go to sleep on their stomachs. Many SIDS victims have been healthy infants who were found sleeping on their stomachs with their faces, noses, and mouths covered by soft bedding. However, some SIDS victims were sleeping on their backs, but soft bedding covered their heads.

Safe bedding practices for infants:

The following practices are strongly recommended for all healthy babies under 12 months old.