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SIDS: A Silent Killer

November 2nd, 2022
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is the sudden, unexpected and unexplained death of a seemingly healthy baby less than 1 year old. SIDS is sometimes called crib death because it usually occurs when babies are asleep in their cribs. SIDS is a silent killer. Reduce the risk of SIDS by laying your baby on his or her back at bedtime. About 2,300 babies die of SIDS each year in the US. It is the most common cause of death in babies…