What to Know About the Newest Study on SIDS

Swaddling is in the news again! A recent study in Pediatrics suggests that children who are swaddled during sleep are at a higher risk of SIDS. This is alarmingly contrary to what we already know about SIDS, that swaddling is one of the best preventative tools we have. So why the discrepancy? As a Certified … Continued

The Woombie PLUS: Safety First

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that all babies are put down on their backs to sleep. The “back to sleep” position drastically reduces the likelihood of SIDS. We don’t know exactly what causes SIDS or why the back position is effective, but the numbers don’t lie: since the Back to Sleep campaign in the … Continued

Swaddling Babies in the Summer

Many parents are concerned about swaddling their babies during the summer, especially in parts of the world where it gets hot. When you and I become too warm, sleeping is fairly difficult. We need space and fresh air to get to sleep. Babies a bit more complicated, however. They’re sensitive to temperature and have poorer … Continued

Baby Swaddling Myths and Truths

As a parent to a newborn, there’s something you going to learn how to do very quickly: swaddle your baby. The swaddle is an important technique that helps calm babies and put them to sleep easily. The first few months of your baby’s life with involve a lot of sleeping, so it’s important you make it … Continued

7 Tricks and Treats for Mom and Baby

Moms always want the best for their babies to ensure that they are safe and happy. There are several luxury baby items on the market today designed to provide comfort and security for little ones while remaining affordable for any mom. Just as importantly, moms shouldn’t forget to give themselves credit for all the hard … Continued