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SIDS or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is a fatal condition that causes sudden and often, unexplained death of an infant under a year old. The condition can be frightening as it can lead to death without warning in seemingly healthy babies. Most deaths due to SIDS occur when the child is between 2 to 4 months old and is more prevalent in colder weather.
HOW IS SIDS DIAGNOSED?
Sids as a cause of death is determined only when all other causes have been excluded.
HOW IS SIDS TREATED?
Preventing the condition can begin with practicing healthy sleep habits. Apart from avoiding sleeping on the stomach, placing the baby on a firm mattress away from a pillow is suggested. Another important factor is to regularly immunize the baby withal essential vaccinations at the right time.
DID YOU KNOW?
Sids is sometimes known as crib death because the infants often die in their cribs.