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No it is not. Some people place their babies on their backs so much that a baby will get a flat head. Babies need tummy time when awake.

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In the acronym SIDS what does the you stand for?

SIDS is Sudden Infant Death Sydrome.

How is SIDS treated?

SIDS can't be treated. SIDS stands for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. So if your child had SIDS that means your child is now dead. There are ways to prevent SIDS from occurring though.

What was SIDS used to be called?

Crib death.

What was SIDS called years ago?

crib death

What is the acronym of sudden infant death syndrome?

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

What syndrome does SIDS mean to childcare experts?

cardiac death

When toddlers die from SIDS do they have marks on their heads?

Toddlers do not die of SIDS. After six months of age, SIDS is extremely rare. The acronym SIDS stands for Sudden INFANT Death Syndrome. Toddlers do not die of SIDS. Marks anywhere on the body of a dead infant would be cause for a coroners examination and possible inquiry.

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What are the common symptoms of SIDS?

Sudden death. That's why they call it sudden infant death syndrome.

What is the leading cause of death in an infants first year of life?


What is sids and pi?

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the unexplained death of a seemingly healthy infant under one year old. Pi is the mathematical term for the unending number that is begins 3.14.

Is there a cure for SIDS?

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is a medical term that describes the sudden death of an infant which remains unexplained after all known and possible causes have been carefully ruled out through autopsy, death scene investigation, and review of the medical history.

Are SIDS and botulism related?

Infant botulism and SIDS have a similar age of death demographics [peak age is around two to four months], but the botulism is easily found in an autopsy.

How do you prevent a newborn from SIDS?

When newborns are placed to sleep on their back instead of their stomach, the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome(SIDS) is reduced. Not smoking also reduces the risk.

Are there survivors from SIDS?

No. SIDS stands for "Sudden Infant Death Syndrome", which is only diagnosed after the infant dies.

Death that occurs before a child reaches the age of one?

Are you perhaps thinking of SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome)?

Can adults get SIDS?

No, that's why it's called sudden INFANT death syndrome.My cousin died just recently and coroner said it was SIDS. She was 34 years old. I have researched this and they are determing that a number of adults have died from this and there is no other explanation other than SIDS. They call it SADS, Sudden Adult Death Syndrome. It happens to young adults 35 and under.

Sids is a disease?

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the "sudden death of an infant under one year of age which remains unexplained after a thorough case investigation, including performance of a complete autopsy, examination of the death scene, and review of the clinical history"(Willinger, et al., 1991).

Who can you contact for more information about SIDS?

SIDS Alliance: (800) 221-SIDS San Diego Guild for Infant Survival: (619) 222-9662 California SIDS program: (800) 369-SIDS SIDS Massachusetts Center: (617) 534-SIDS i am doing a reseach about sids and i have to have all differtant thing about itcan you send me paper about it please

What are the top three killers of children in the US?

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Drowning

What is a disease were the newborn infant will not live past 2?

SIDS sudden infant death syndrome.

What is the unexplainable death of an apparently healthy infant between ages 2 weeks and 1 year?

SIDS, sudden infant death syndrome

Does a baby's nose bleed after he has died from SIDS?

No a baby's nose does no bleed after dying from SIDS. It is as if they just drifted off to sleep. For the most part this is true, but there are times when, after death, blood does come out of the ears and nose.

What does the acronym SIDS stand for?

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome That happens more in male babies then female.

How can you tell if your baby has SIDS or any signs of SIDS?

There are no signs to tell if your baby will pass to SIDS. SIDS is sudden & silent & unexpected. There is no way to tell until your baby is gone.