Pediatrics ramps up support for BF and co-sleeping

cosleepingIn their newest policy statement, the American Academy of Pediatrics (largest in the world) has just issued its strongest statement yet, in support of exclusive breastfeeding for the first 6 months, and sleeping with baby very close by.

Both breastfeeding and proximal sleeping can sharply reduce the risk of SIDS.

You can read the full report HERE.

And HERE are the best guidelines for safe co-sleeping with your baby.

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4 Responses to Pediatrics ramps up support for BF and co-sleeping

  1. Lisa Reagan says:

    Thank you, Robin! Here are Dr. McKenna’s videos for parents on co-sleeping:
    http://kindredmedia.org/2014/03/video-james-mckenna/

    And here he explains his latest research insights into the truth about breastSLEEPING: http://kindredmedia.org/2015/10/breastsleeping-what-is-it-can-the-new-science-insight-create-cultural-support-and-resources-for-parents/

  2. You are doing terrific work Robin. So thankful for you. Janice Berger

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