Toss Out the Fitted Crib Sheets and Replace Them with Zipper Sheets
Fitted sheets for the infant’s crib are out and zipper sheets are taking over the market. Why you may ask? A fitted sheet could possible slip off the corners of the mattress posing a hazardous condition for your infant should lose sheet inadvertently cover the child’s face and increase the risk of smothering the infant. Keep your baby happy, healthy and enjoying life by following a few simple steps to protect them.
As a new mother or caretaker, you must always be aware of the sleeping baby’s surroundings and the position the baby is sleeping in. The infant should always be laying on his/her back as positioning a baby on their side could result in the baby rolling over on their face and smothering. (WebMD). The crib should always be clear of quilts, blankets, stuffed animals, and pacifiers with string attached, or any item that is not “breathable” such as bumper pads. (NIH).
Are you an expecting mother to be, already have a new infant, a caregiver or in need of a baby shower ideal? A zip sheet is tight fitting and encloses the crib mattress preventing it from slipping off and endangering your child. Give the gift that keeps on giving, QuickZip has the perfect product for your infant and you.
Learn more about SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) from the following websites.
“Sudden infant death syndrome – Symptoms and causes.” mayoclinic.org, July 12, 2017, www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/sudden-infant-death-syndrome/symptoms-causes/dxc-20322702
“What Causes SIDS.” nih.gov, no date, www.nichd.nih.gov/sts/about/SIDS/Pages/causes.aspx.
“A Guide to Your Baby’s Sleep and Naps – 10 Steps to Help Prevent SIDS.” WebMD, March 06, 2017. www.webmd.com/parenting/baby/sleep-naps-12/sids-prevention