Melanie Mayo-Laakso

New Study Says Bedsharing Risks Overemphasized, Current AAP Recommendations Potentially Dangerous

A new study in Breastfeeding Medicine, the official peer-reviewed journal of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, examines the current recommendations by the American Academy of Pediatrics on bedsharing. The study suggests that the much touted risks are not only overemphasized but that these recommendations could have unintended, and even