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Baby should sleep in the same room, next to where parents sleep.

Baby’s crib should be free of toys, blankets, pillows, crib bumpers, and soft objects.

Use a firm and flat mattress, covered by a fitted sheet. Baby’s crib should be safety-approved by the CPSC.

Baby should not sleep in an adult bed, on a couch or chair alone or with another person.

Remember, to reduce risk of SIDS, baby should sleep on their back. They should wear appropriate sleep clothing such as a wearable blanket or footie pajamas.