Items Tagged ‘healthy babies’

Ask the Doctors - Should I worry if my baby rolls over while sleeping?

April 6, 2018

Ask the Doctors – Should I worry if my baby rolls over while sleeping?

By Ask the Doctors Ask the Doctors

Dear Doctors: We have always been careful to put our son to sleep on his back to prevent SIDS, but he has recently started turning over by himself and we find him on his stomach. Should we prevent this? You’re right – placing infants on their backs to sleep greatly reduces the rate of sudden […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctor, Dr. Eve Glazier, Dr.Elizabeth Ko, healthy babies, healthy sleep habits in babies, SIDS, sudden infant death syndrome


Tips for safe sleeping during baby’s first year

December 1, 2017

Tips for safe sleeping during baby’s first year

By uclahealth uclahealth

Exhausted parents don’t need one more thing to keep them up at night. But this alarming statistic might do just that: Each year, around 3,500 babies in the United States die from unsafe sleep situations. These unexplained deaths often occur in healthy babies under one year of age. The cause is labeled sudden infant death […]

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Tags: American Academy of Pediatrics, baby safety, back-to-sleep rule, healthy babies, healthy sleep habits in babies, SIDS, sudden infant death syndrome, UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital