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 »

Is it better to sleep on one's back or belly?

On One Hand: Sleeping on Your BackSleeping on your back can lead to more snoring, as tissue such as the tongue or tonsils can interfere with breathing. Consequently, sleep apnea--a condition charac... Read More »

Anyone know of a way to sleep in a hammock on your belly?

You sleep on an angle across the hammock. That creates a flat surface to the hammock, so you can sleep on your belly without having to contend with the curve.

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.