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Health Tip: Reduce Your Baby's Risk of SIDS
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(HealthDay News) -- Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) describes the sudden death of an infant younger than 1 year without explanation.
The condition is sometimes called "crib death" because that's where the infants often are found. But cribs don't cause SIDS, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development says.
Here are the institute's recommendations for how you may reduce an infant's risk of SIDS:
-- Diana Kohnle
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