According to the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, "On average, almost 400 Texas babies die in their sleep each year - suddenly, unexpectedly, and without a clear explanation or due to accidental suffocation or strangulation. That's why it is so important to always give babies "Room to Breathe." 
There are several simple steps that parents can take that will help ensure the safety of their infant. Additional information can be found on the links below.
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