Caffeine and SIDS

October 1997
Pediatrics for Parents;1997, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p7
Presents information on a study which investigated the effects of caffeine consumption during pregnancy, while highlighting the increase in the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), according to investigators from New Zealand. Comparison of caffeine consumption of mothers whose babies died from caffeine consumption to that of mothers with healthy babies; Effects maternal caffeine consumption can have on infants; Reference to the journal `Archives of Diseases of Childhood, 1/98.'


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