Can a baby sleep with a blanket?

Answer On One Hand: Blankets Can Be DangerousAllowing a baby to sleep with a blanket may increase the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) or crib death. Placing a blanket on the baby while he is s... Read More »

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Why can't a baby sleep with a blanket?

Blankets in the crib can suffocate an infant. Cribs with soft bedding and blankets also increase chances of SIDs

How to Sleep in a Chair With a Blanket?

Getting a good night's sleep is easy to do when you are comfortable and relaxed in your own bed. There may be a time when you are not able to sleep in your bed, but have to crash at a friend's or f... Read More »

When can my toddler sleep with a blanket?

Your toddler can sleep with a light blanket after 12 months of age. At that point the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is very low, and your child has the dexterity to roll over and move... Read More »

Will having my baby sleep with me cause her to not sleep on her own?

On One Hand: Timing MattersIf you choose to transition your baby from your bed to her own, consider doing it by the time the child is 6 months old, advises the KidsHealth website. This is before th... Read More »