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Should Infants Sleep In Their Parents Bedrooms? Tips to Prevent SIDS

by Stephanie Zandieh, M.D., Director of Valley’s Pediatric Sleep Disorders and Apnea Center

Posted on November 14, 2016

Recently, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) issued a recommendation that infants sleep in their parents’ room, close to the parents’ bed — but on a separate surface designed for infants — for at least 6 months, and preferably up to 1 year of age. Such a sleeping arrangement decreases the risk of SIDS by as much as 50 percent, according to the AAP.
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