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What are the causes of sudden infant death ?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Unknown

Although researched for decades the actual cause eludes us.
In theory something in the breathing center of babies brain may be vulnerable. At most we understand associations. Prematurity, poverty, smokers in household, multiple birth & the big one, sleeping on the belly, are all associated with higher risk.

In brief: Unknown

Although researched for decades the actual cause eludes us.
In theory something in the breathing center of babies brain may be vulnerable. At most we understand associations. Prematurity, poverty, smokers in household, multiple birth & the big one, sleeping on the belly, are all associated with higher risk.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
And bed-sharing.
Dr. Johanna Fricke
And bed-sharing.
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