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Is it better for a newborn to sleep on his belly or his back?

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Kaivarii

Asked by Kaivarii at 4:35 PM on Jan. 25, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • my ped told me absolutly not should my son sleep on his stomach. She said that he should be sleeping on his back so he did
    ethansmommy0202

    Answer by ethansmommy0202 at 4:39 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • def their back, redcue their risk of SIDS..they should sleep on their backs all the time and never on their belly. unless their up and playing. also an alternative to the back let them sleep on their side and stick a recieving blanket behind them so they dnt roll over, my son loved it more than the back
    JaydnsMom22

    Answer by JaydnsMom22 at 4:40 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • "Back to Sleep, Front to Play"
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 4:41 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • imo back.
    Stefanie83

    Answer by Stefanie83 at 4:51 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • Back.
    khedy

    Answer by khedy at 5:03 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • i think it is best to sleep with your child attached to your breast...so side, safe in the crook of your arm :)
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 5:05 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • back - belly can suffocate them.
    Allergic2Stupid

    Answer by Allergic2Stupid at 6:55 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • I was scared with back as well and got this cool wedge thing that kept him on his side a little ( not a lot and it proped him up a little to.. I loved it. I am gettin another one for this baby to! I couldn't sleep with out one for my child!
    randilinn

    Answer by randilinn at 7:25 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • Back only! And NOTHING in the crib but your baby.
    MLM0503

    Answer by MLM0503 at 7:58 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • Back
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 8:35 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

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