The Rock ‘n Play has become the new “sleeping place” for many newborn and infants with reflux. They seems like the perfect place for little ones to sleep but they aren’t at all.
Melatonin is often prescribed by pediatrician as a solution for sleepless child. The trouble is, it doesn’t address the actually problem the child is having. It also creates other possible long term issues.
The coroner in PA has linked 3 infant deaths to nursing pillows. Baby’s were allowed to sleep in the pillows which caused them to asphyxiation. Although it can be tempting to leave your seemingly peaceful baby sleeping in these nursing pillows, they can be dangerous for your little ones.