Choosing Safe Baby Products: Cribs

Choosing Safe Baby Products: Cribs

Lea este articulo en EspanolOf all nursery products, cribs are responsible for the most infant deaths. Whether you choose a new crib or a hand-me-down, evaluate it carefully to ensure that your baby's resting place is safe.

What to look for:

SAFETY NOTES:

Reviewed by: Kate M. Cronan, MD
Date reviewed: March 2012





Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.

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