Babies need a lot of sleep during the first few months of their lives so it's important to ensure that they are sleeping as safely as possible.
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the sudden and unexplained death of a baby where no cause is found. While SIDS is rare, it can still happen and there are steps parents can take to help reduce the chance of this tragedy occurring.
- BSW Maternity Website: https://bswtogether.org.uk/maternity/care-after-the-birth-4th-trimester/caring-for-your-baby/#sleeping
- Lullaby Trust: https://www.lullabytrust.org.uk/safer-sleep-advice/