To reduce the incidence of SIDS and fatal sleeping accidents in Australia, SIDS and Kids educates the public in safe sleeping practices for babies. Here are their guidelines.
As your child gets older, you’ll find their sleep needs change. From their time as a newborn, through to toddlerhood and beyond, children need good sleep to help them develop and stay healthy.
For parents with nocturnal babies, the advice of a "baby whisperer" or "sleep trainer" can be extremely divisive.
His methods may not be for everyone, but Dr Brian Symon is adamant that his sleep advice is safe for babies. Here is his method in his own words.
There are few things that polarise a group of mothers like the two little words ‘sleep school’.
In case you are co-sleeping with your baby, and all the ‘helpful’ advice from others is sending you down the slippery slope of self-doubt, let’s bust a few myths on the topic.
They have helped the sleep deprived parents of 7.4 million newborn babies, but has the work of NSW baby clinics changed since the first one opened a century ago?
Doctors warn against co-sleeping, but their advice is too simplistic and not realistic for many families, says one expert.
The four-month sleep regression, the 12-month sleep regression, the 18-month sleep regression: what's happening to your baby? No, your child isn't going backwards - she's actually progressing.
Maya Rudolph and Chris Parnell have joined together to perform a funny yet very sweet lullaby for all newborns.
Can't figure out whether your baby is waking at night because they are hot, cold, hungry or unwell? It may just be because they don't want a brother or sister.
There are a number of reasons for babies to start waking more often during the night, but checking your child's diet for the naturally occurring chemical salicylate can have a big impact on everyone's sleep.
Most parents who attend sleep schools with their babies are at their wit’s end. The centres help shell-shocked parents cope with the many confounding aspects of babies and toddlers, from unsettled nights to challenging behaviour.