Infant Safe Sleep Tip: Crib Clutter Dangers

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By Stephanie Specht on June 17, 2015

Did you know that things such as blankets and stuffed toys in your baby's crib are actually dangerous? Every three days in the state of Virginia an infant dies due to being placed in an unsafe sleep environment. So, what exactly is an unsafe sleep environment. 

Jill Lucas-Drakeford, a Carilion Clinic community health educator and safe sleep expert, breaks it down in the video below. Watch now to find out how to keep your little one safe and sound!
 

Carilion Children's Hospital and Kohl's Cares are committed to keeping babies safe while they sleep. Learn more about Safe Kids Southwest Virginia.