The easy read pamphlet outlines important practices for reducing the risk of sudden infant death. Key recommendations include placing babies on their backs to sleep, using a crib or cot without soft bedding, keeping babies at comfortable temperatures, breastfeeding, stopping smoking during pregnancy, and avoiding bed sharing when impaired or on soft surfaces. It stresses room sharing without bed sharing. Signs of serious illness are covered, urging prompt medical attention when warranted. Overall, the pamphlet provides guidance on creating a safe sleep environment to lower SIDS risks, though some risk still remains. Following the advice can significantly reduce the chance of tragedy through mindful care and prevention.
FREE DOWNLOAD OF SAFE SLEEP FOR YOUR BABY BOOKLET – COT DEATH PREVENTION