Research confirms link between SIDS and babies sleeping with parents | Pacific Beat

Research confirms link between SIDS and babies sleeping with parents

Research confirms link between SIDS and babies sleeping with parents

Updated 22 May 2013, 9:05 AEST

An international study has found infants who sleep with their parents have a five-times greater chance of dying from SIDS - Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.

The research published in the British Medical Journal, shows the risk increases even if the parents do not smoke.

Presenter:Geraldine Coutts

Speaker:Dominique Schwartz, ABC correspondent, New Zealand

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