Four Ways Of Preventing Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Four Ways Of Preventing Sudden Infant Death SyndromeIn the last couple of decades there has been an increasing awareness of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), and luckily this has resulted in a sharp decrease in the number of deaths associated with this condition.However, the CDC reported in 2015 that there were still around 1600 infant deaths as a result of SIDS. SIDS explains situations where a healthy baby suddenly and unexpectedly dies, usually while they are sleeping. These deaths are prevalent in infants under a year old with the majority of cases happening in babies under six months old. The reason for this decrease in deaths has been to an increasing awareness of the risk factors, which has resulted in some clear guidelines on preventing sudden infant death syndrome. Read more here…

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