Did you know? March – SIDS

Safe Sleep Week (March 14th – 18th)
Did you Know?
SIDS : Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Is when an otherwise healthy infant unexpectedly dies in their sleep with an unknown cause. Due to the unknown cause of SIDS it can’t be prevented, however there is things that can be done to reduce the risk.

Although rates of SIDS have greatly decreased, it remains at the second leading cause of healthy infant death. For more information on SIDS speak with your Primary Practitioner or your local public or community health clinic.