Keeping Your Baby Safe in Co - Sleep
Breastfeeding your baby,co sleeping your baby,is it safe to sleep with your baby
Parents love to share the beds with their young ones. Also the babies also
like sleeping with them. It is really an enjoyable for both the baby and
the parents. But there is a very safety precaution needed to be taken by
the parents for the safety of their babies while they are in sleep. Because
this is the only time when the parents will not even come to know as they
are in sleep what trouble is their baby or young one is facing. So here
are some of the tips to be kept in mind by the parents for their baby’s
One of the most important points is that the babies should be sleeping
in between the father and mother. Or the baby should be slept between
the mother and the wall. If the baby is slept between the mother and the
wall then parents should look at that there is no gap left between the
bedding and the wall. If this thing is not taken care of then it can prove
to be very hazardous for the baby. As baby use to make the frequent movements
in their sleep there is a danger of falling down from the gap, so parents
should take care of this point.
Parents can also use a baby crib or cradle for the babies to sleep if
they feel it is not safe for baby on the bed. They can put the crib beside
their bed along the mother's side.
Parents or especially mother should take care of this point that they
do not go in sleep so deeply that can only hear baby when they cry out
loud. It is good for the safety of baby that the mother is awaken with
a as less movement as possible of the baby.
Try to give enough large space for the babies to sleep. So even if they
move or crawl in sleep they should be comfortable with it and not get
disturbed in their sleep.
Parents should see that the baby is squeezed between them i.e. between
the mother and the father. This can prove to be very uncomfortable for
Take care that you do not use the same blanket which you use for yourself
to cover the babies. Use other light weight blankets to cover the babies.
Other wise it can also prove dangerous. Babies can suffer serious suffocation
Also parents should avoid sleeping with the babies if they are ill or
do not feel well. They should avoid much contact with baby if they are
sniffing or snorting in the sleep. Try to avoid sleeping with the baby
if you are heavily drunk or take sleep medicines.
Parents should also see that they do not sleep with the babies if they
are heavy person or have a over weight. This can prove to be dangerous.
Parents can also put the soft mattress below the bed at the side of the
baby so that in case baby falls down in sleep then it does not cause much
harm to the baby.
This are some of the tips should be kept in mind by the parents for the
safety of their babies.