SIDS Awareness: How You Can Get Involved

The chance to make a difference and potentially save the life of a baby is probably closer to you than you think. Simply communicating important information to others is a quick and effective way to raise awareness about infant sleep safety. Telling others about the ABCs of Safe Sleep and the dangers of SIDS, is[…]

Happy Mother’s Day: Here’s to You, Mom

“Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother” -Oprah. We all have one. Whether biological or influential, we all have that woman who shaped us into who we are today. And let’s face it, most of us wouldn’t be where we are today if it wasn’t for our moms. Moms, you’re the everyday[…]

Dangers of Sleep Deprivation: Simple Ways to Help Mom Catch Sleep

As a new or expecting parent, you are already well aware that newborns don’t sleep eight hours a night. If they did, you wouldn’t be reading this! Safe Sleep is important not only for your baby, like we discussed in our previous blogs, but it’s also extremely important for you to get the rest you[…]

SIDS and SUID – Safe Sleep Risks

Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID), means that a baby has died suddenly and unexpectedly before his/her first birthday, and whose cause of death is not immediately obvious before a thorough investigation. Of the Sudden Unexpected Infant Deaths in Kentucky, more than 8 out of 10 have documentation of at least 1 known hazard in the[…]

What You Need to Know About Safe Sleep

Taking care of a newborn is a rewarding experience, but it can also be overwhelming for new parents and other caretakers. When the baby is in your sight, you make sure nothing goes wrong. But what about when they’re sleeping or taking a nap? SIDS, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, is the leading cause of infant[…]