Other sleep-related infant deaths are those linked to how or where a baby sleeps or slept. These deaths are different from SIDS. Learn more.
Learn more about what scientist think the causes and contributes to SIDS and what factors may increase SIDS risk.
Check out the scientific evidence about risk factors for sleep-related deaths, including SIDS, and some ways to reduce them.
People often use these words and phrases to talk about the death of a baby during sleep.