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sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

Baby 'sleep sacks' might be safer than blankets

Factors like using soft bedding, have been found to increase the risk of SIDS.

30 Oct 2018 11:11 AM

Does your child still demand breast milk?

Humans are designed to nurse beyond babyhood, breast milk does not have any expiry date

07 Aug 2018 2:55 PM

Vaccinating pregnant mothers is safe for babies

Infants are much less likely to get influenza or whooping cough when their mothers were vaccinated during pregnancy.

22 Feb 2018 9:50 AM

More babies dying of suffocation, often in bed

Parents should also be aware that bed sharing is most dangerous for newborns less than 4 months old, preemies and underweight infants.

20 Feb 2018 12:22 PM

Breast milk can reduce risk of cot death, new study reveals

Find out what researchers have learned.

01 Nov 2017 12:46 PM