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Crib Injuries Land Thousands of Toddlers in ER Each Year
Date:2/17/2011

ironment for infants and young babies," Smith added. Having the baby sleep with the parents increases the risk of suffocation, he noted.

Amy Chezem, a spokeswomen for the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association, said that "each year hundreds of deaths occur when children are placed in a sleep environment that is not specifically designed for children. The safest place for a child is in a fully functional, properly assembled crib."

In addition, the association "reminds parents of how important it is to carefully follow the manufacturer instructions, recommendations and restrictions on all sleep-related products to ensure the safest environment possible."

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For tips on keeping your child safe in a crib, visit the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

SOURCES: Gary A Smith, M.D., Dr.PH., professor, pediatrics, and director, Center for Injury Research and Policy, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio; Amy Chezem, spokeswomen, Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association, Mt. Laurel, N.J.; Feb. 17, 2011, Pediatrics, online


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