photo credit: msn.com
photo credit: msn.com

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is one of the most common causes of infant deaths in the U.S., and one major risk factor is sharing a bed with parents. So, in order to prevent SIDS, some states are creating programs in which mothers receive boxes for their babies to sleep in when they leave the hospital.

Ohio and New Jersey already have “baby box” programs, and Alabama is starting to test one this week, […].

Read the full story here.

$
$
$

Your contribution is appreciated.

Make a Donation

BK Reader is brought to you for free daily. Please consider supporting independent local news by making a donation here. Whether it is $1 or $100, no donation is too big or too small!

Andrea Leonhardt

“Made in Germany,” Andrea Leonhardt is the managing editor for BK Reader. Andrea holds a bachelor’s degree in political science, with minors in American studies and education, and a master’s...

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *