PREVENT COT DEATH – and avoid plagiocephaly or flat head syndrome It has been shown that three factors increase the risk of cot death: the infant sleeps. The cause of cot death is not known. However, you can reduce the risk of cot death by the measures detailed below. The most important Aug 26, 2016 Sudden infant death syndrome cost thousands of lives in the 70s and 80s - until Peter Fleming's conversations with bereaved families led to his.
Nov 21, 2016 . Twenty-five years ago the TV presenter Anne Diamond lost her baby son Sebastian to cot death. But out of that very public tragedy Sep 23, 2015 Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) or cot death is rare, but here's how you can reduce the risk even further.