Hurrah! Finally an Expert Says Co-sleepings Good!

breastfeedingTaken from the Daily Telepgraph (Australia):

“NEWBORN babies who share a bed with their parents are safer than those in cots, says a leading baby sleep expert.

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome researcher Doctor James McKenna said that as long as co-sleeping is carried out in a responsible manner – not on a waterbed or couch and not by parents affected by drugs or alcohol – then babies up to 12 months old will reap the long-term benefits.”

You can read the full article here – http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/lifestyle/forget-the-cot-sleep-with-your-baby-accordng-to-sids-researcher-doctor-james-mckenna/story-e6frf00i-1226020681833

Some advice on safe co-sleepingĀ from LLL –

http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/29e55b27#/29e55b27/9

Co-sleeping can have a massive benefit on the parenting bond and support long-term breastfeeding.