Each year in Cuyahoga County, about 20 babies die due to unsafe sleep environments. That's enough to fill an entire kindergarten class.
MetroHealth pediatrician Dr. Candis Platt-Houston demonstrates "The ABC's of Safe Sleep" detailing what a safe sleep environment looks like and how it can save your baby's life. Your baby should always sleep alone, on its back, in a bare naked crib.
For more information, please visit MetroHealth.org/safesleep or contact your health care provider.
This video is part of MetroHealth's patient education program.