Last year, Claire Caine Miller and I teamed up to write about the then-new AAP guidelines on infant sleep. Those guidelines recommended that infants sleep in the same room as their parents until they were one year of age. We took issue with that. New research backs us up! This is Healthcare Triage News.
If you want to read more:
- SIDS and Other Sleep-Related Infant Deaths: Evidence Base for 2016 Updated Recommendations for a Safe Infant Sleeping Environment
- Should Your Baby Really Sleep in the Same Room as You?
- Mother-Infant Room-Sharing and Sleep Outcomes in the INSIGHT Study