Sudden infant death syndrome

ABCs of Safe Sleep

October is SIDS Awareness Month, so it’s a great time to review SIDS, and how we can provide a safe sleeping environment for our children and the children we care for.
What is SIDS? SIDS is the sudden death of an infant under one year of age which remains unexplained after full investigation, autopsy and review of case history.  Unfortunately we do not fully understand the causes of SIDS, but research […]

By |September 29th, 2015|Advice & Resources, Baby Sleep, Newborn Sleep, Sleep Facts, Sleep Tips|Comments Off on ABCs of Safe Sleep

Ideal Child Sleep Environment

If you are setting up a new nursery, or you just want to make sure your child’s room is conducive to sleep, follow these simple tips to help your darling drift off to dreamland in the ideal sleep environment.
Dark as Possible
You want to make the sleep environment dark, dark, dark.  Did I say dark?  When there is no light, the brain is sent a message to release melatonin, a sleep […]

By |May 7th, 2013|Advice & Resources, Baby Sleep, Sleep Tips|3 Comments