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  1. Green Goods
    Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is a scary word for any new parent. A new study takes a major step in identifying factors contributing to SIDS cases in the U.K. Speculation abounds in possible causes of SIDS, but no specific reasons have been undeniably pinpointed. Known contributing...
  2. Baby
    Breastfeeding has long been known to reduce the risk of SIDS. A new study reveals that breastfeeding for at least two months can cut an infant's risk of SIDS in half. Over 3,000 babies die in the United States each year due to sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). There are many recommendations...
  3. Baby
    Although the "Safe to Sleep" campaign urging parents to lay babies flat on their backs has been running for 23 years, new research shows that less than 50% of mothers report following the recommendation. The Safe to Sleep campaign was created in 1994 as an effort to reduce the risk of sudden...
  4. Pregnancy & Birth
    Monica Thompson is suing the hospital that allowed her to bedshare while under the influence of pain killers and sleeping pills. Perhaps you have seen the heartbreaking story of Monica Thompson, a new mother whose son died in 2012 of suffocation. As Monica recovered from a Caesarean section...
  5. Baby
    Parents want the best for their infants; whatever it takes to keep them safe. Are marketers preying on this desire, especially when it comes to SIDS? The Federal Drug Administration says that may just be the case. New parents do the best they can. They read, they talk to friends and family, and...
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