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Tag: safe sleep

Babies should sleep in a crib or bassinet, not an adult bed, that is free of soft bedding and toys.
Soft Bedding: Deadly for Babies
April 29, 2019

Soft bedding was responsible for almost 70% of deaths among babies who died from sleep-related suffocation between 2011 and 2014, a new study from our Dr. Fern Hauck reveals.

Rachel Moon, MD, is an expert on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.
Are Fancy Baby Monitors Worth It?
August 22, 2018

HealthDay has done a story with our Dr. Rachel Moon discussing whether high-tech baby monitors are safe (and worth the price). Dr. Moon cautions that such monitors could lead parents into a false sense of security: "My main concern is people become complacent. They decide that since the baby's monitored, …