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Kids Health & Safety: Safe baby sleep

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WJBK) -

All those toys and blankets in your baby's crib may look comforting and cozy, but they pose a major safety risk, says Renee Zarr, Kohl's Injury Prevention Education Coordinator.

Zarr says the key to safe baby sleep includes the following:

  • Do not use blankets. Try a Sleep Sack with arm and holes instead
  • No stuffed animals in the crib.
  • No bumper rails in the crib. Instead make sure the crib has a firm mattress and a tight-fitting sheet

To get more safe baby tips, log on to www.childrensdmc.org/kippsafebaby.

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