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Use caution when a product claims to reduce the risk of SIDS.
Wedges, positioners, special mattresses and specialized sleep surfaces have not been shown to reduce the risk of SIDS, according to the AAP.
Note: All of the above recommendations, unless mentioned otherwise, are for babies up to 1 year of age. Talk with your pediatrician if you have questions about any of the recommendations listed.
Information on this webpage has been adapted from healthychildren.org