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Bed-Sharing Raises SIDS Risk Fivefold, Study Finds
Date:5/21/2013

moked, or if the mother had at least two drinks within 24 hours or had used illegal drugs, such as marijuana, at any time since the baby was born.

Over the past decade, there has been a significant increase in co-sleeping; the study authors estimated that about half of SIDS cases occur while co-sleeping.

"We do not suggest that babies should not be brought into the parent's bed for comfort and feeding," the researchers wrote. "This has been investigated in previous studies and has not been found to be a risk factor, provided the infant is returned to his or her own cot for sleep."

The study was published in the current online edition of the journal BMJ Open.

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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has more about SIDS.

-- Mary Elizabeth Dallas

SOURCE: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, news release, May 2013


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