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Most moms aren’t putting babies to sleep safely, study says

By BabySleepAdmin 7 years ago

Less than half of mothers in the United States report that they intend to and actually put their babies on their backs to sleep, despite the Back to Sleep Campaign. Placing an infant on her back to sleep is one of the best ways to protect against Sudden Infant Death Syndrome or suffocation during sleep.

Read more about the factors that are associated with infant sleeping position, including racial disparities related to infant deaths, in this CNN article by Daniella Emanuel


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