“Swaddling – wrapping a baby up very snuggly so that only its head is left out – that can be just the thing to calm a fussy baby. But a recent article in the journal Pediatrics explored the connection between swaddling babies and SIDS, sudden infant death syndrome, and prompted a lot of horrifying headlines.
“Well, rest easy, parents. Joy Victory who is the deputy managing editor at HealthNewsReview.org dug through the study and the subsequent headlines, and she found nothing to be alarmed about. She joins us now. Welcome.”