When can a baby sleep on his belly?

Answer On One Hand: 5 months oldAccording to the U.S. National Library of Medicine, a baby should sleep on his back for the first 5 months of life to lessen the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)... Read More »

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Is it safe to let a baby sleep on its belly?

On One Hand: Yes, At 6 MonthsAccording to Baby Center, at about the age of 6 months, babies begin to gain the ability to roll over over on on their stomachs and have a reduced risk of Sudden Infant... Read More »

Can you sleep on your belly when your pregnant?

Answer As long as you are comfortable you are fine, if it feels uncomfortable, (probably from about 18-20 weeks) stop.

When can a baby sleep in a toddler bed?

Pediatric sleep disorders expert, Deborah Lin-Dyken, shares at BabyCenter that you can move your baby into a toddler bed between the ages of 1 1/2 to 3 1/2 depending on their readiness or the need.... Read More »

When is it safe for a baby to sleep on his stomach?

On One Hand: Infants shouldn't sleep on their stomachStomach sleeping is not recommended for infants. The Consumer Product Safety Commission and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend that in... Read More »