No evidence that they help cut cot deaths or meet safety regulations
A coalition of more than 60 charities working to prevent baby deaths and pregnancy loss and to support families is today urging all NHS Trusts and Boards across the UK to improve bereavement care for parents.
The Lullaby Trust has expressed deep concern as rates of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) increase for the first time in 3 years, according to figures released today by the Office for National Statistics (ONS). The rate fell in 2014 and 2015 following an increase in 2013, which was the first since 2008.
While we recognise that the aim of some of the baby box schemes is to reduce inequality, the concerns we raised last year about baby boxes remain valid.
Coalition of baby charities set out actions needed to achieve better results
The Lullaby Trust has developed Baby Check, a free app that helps parents test their baby for different signs of illness and determine how unwell they are.
New Lullaby Trust funded research published in BMJ Open
More than 1 in 3 parents have, or intend to buy baby sleep nests & pods which go against safer sleep guidelines
A coalition of more than 40 charities working to prevent baby deaths and pregnancy loss is today urging an end to the postcode lottery in bereavement care for parents.
Rates of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) have shown another decrease in England and Wales according to figures released today by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Our advice to parents who are considering the use of a baby box as a sleeping place for their baby.
Pediatrics, the journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, today published a paper from The Lullaby Trust and partner international organisations, which sets out new global priorities for tackling sudden unexpected death in infancy (SUDI).