Sleep positioners, despite their dangers, still sold onlinePosted on August 8, 2011
In early 2002, 2 month old Andy died when he suffocated on the sleep positioner in his crib. His parents joined with KID to alert parents to the dangers of these unnecessary products. Then, in April 2010, Preston died the… Read More
Wordless Wednesday: Stop using sleep positionersPosted on September 29, 2010
CPSC, FDA, AAP and KID all say — don’t use sleep positioners. They are an unnecessary risk and provide no safety protection. CPSC cited 12 deaths, including 2 this year, in issuing the warning.
CPSC, FDA issue warning on sleep positionersPosted on September 28, 2010
In January 2002, 8 week old Andy Sage died — not from SIDS as the medical examiner thought at first, but from suffocating on a sleep positioner. Andy turned his head down toward the cushion of the positioning device and… Read More