Infants Sharing Bed with Adult Increases Risk of Death

Tools

By Alabama News Network

A new study on sudden infant death syndrome, or SIDS, finds 69% of the time, the infant was sharing a bed with an adult.

The research published in the journal Pediatrics tracked more than 8,000 SIDS cases over an 8-year period.

Researchers also noted most of the infants who were bed-sharing were younger than 4-months old.



This content requires the latest Adobe Flash Player and a browser with JavaScript enabled. Click here for a free download of the latest Adobe Flash Player.

Poll

Should Alabama Allow TV Cameras in Courtrooms?

  • Yes
  • No

What's onFull Schedule

Hot Video From AP

AP Video