Sudden Infant Death Syndrome leads to the death of around four babies every week in the UK.
Bed sharing was a factor in the deaths of 141 babies last year.
'We hope her perfect little face makes people smile.'
A grieving mother is supporting a charity calendar that features her baby daughter, who died days ahead of the launch date
Motto: "The world has enough for everyone's need, but not enough for everyone's greed." Mahatma Gandhi Oceans and seas are
Over the years I have met with thousands of bereaved parents who never cease to shock me with their tales of horror and lack of support following the devastation that is the loss of a baby. In some trusts, stillborn babies are still being delivered in delivery suites to the sounds of babies crying, excited visitors arriving with bunches of flowers and congratulation balloons.
'We want to provide parents with clear and simple guidance.'
Babies should sleep in their parents’ room for their first six months to a year, to reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death
Grief is an individual journey. It is for Jen and it is for me, even though our journeys are so closely entwined. But with the support of our wonderful family and friends, as well as our simply amazing bereavement counsellor we took tentative steps each day.
Babies born to mums under 20 are four times more likely to die of SIDS.