Infant Bed-Sharing: Is Co-Sleeping With Babies Learned or Evolutionary Behavior?


Babies have been sharing the family bed since hominids left the trees. If we evolved to co-sleep, why is the practice so uncommon in Western society?

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Sleeping With Your Baby Encourages Breastfeeding: Is Bed-Sharing Safe?

Research has linked co-sleeping to a longer duration of breastfeeding. Image by Karpati Gabor

Research shows breastfeeding dramatically reduces SIDS risks, and now that co-sleeping helps moms nurse their babies longer – but is it safe to share a bed?

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