Warning to Parents

NPR's Vicki Que reports on a new study by the Consumer Products Safety Commission, which cautions parents against sleeping in the same bed as their babies. The study concludes that annually an average of 64 babies die from suffocation or from being crushed after being placed in the beds of their parents or older siblings.



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