Thinking about swaddling your baby, but not sure if its for you? Swaddling your baby is a great way to calm them and help them feel secure. It also helps newborns sleep in those early months. These useful tips help to explain some of the benefits of swaddling your baby and how to wean them off their swaddle before it becomes a problem.
In this article we look at ways parents can help reduce the risk of SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome). In New Zealand, SIDS is one of the leading causes of death among infants who are one month to 12 months old. It claims the lives of around 45 infants each year in this country. Is your baby sleeping safely or is your baby at risk to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)?