The majority of moms of babies under the age of one (as many as 73%) put things like blankets, stuffed toys, and bumpers into the crib with the baby.
A survey conducted by American Baby and Safe Kids Worldwide of around 4,500 new moms gave this result.
However, this is dangerous and increases the possibility of suffocation for the baby.
Momshells noted some of the key things that new mothers must keep in mind to ensure the safety of their newborn.
Here they are…