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See How We Grow - English

 

 


See How We Grow - Spanish

See How We Grow

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Flip chart informs parents about what babies can do as newborns, at 1-2 months, 3-5 months and 9-12 months of age. Suggests activities to do that help babies develop. Attractive flip chart can hang in any convenient location in the house.

Dimensions: 8.5" x 11"

Observa mi crecimiento

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Rotafolio informativo para padres sobre diferentes etapas en el desarrollo de su bebé, desde recién nacido a 12 meses de edad. Sugiere actividades para ayudar al bebé a desarrollarse en cada etapa. Atractivo y fácil de leer y colgar en cualquier parte de la casa.

Tamaño: 11" x 8.5"


Baby's Safe Sleep

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Easy-to-read story using photos and dialog (fotonovela) between a new mother and her mother (baby's grandmother.) The story tells why it is important to put a baby on its back to sleep. A question-and-answer section includes baby care tips and describes ways to reduce the risk of SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) and to help baby sleep safely.

Dimensions: 8.5" x 11"


Baby's Safe Sleep


Back to Sleep Information Sheet

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Bilingual sheet focuses on what parents and caregivers can do to reduce baby's risk of SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome). One side in English, one side in Spanish.

Dimensions: 8.5" x 11"

Boca arriba para dormir hoja informativa

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Hoja separable dirigida a los padres y las personas que cuidan al bebé para informarlos sobre qué pueden hacer para reducir el riesgo del Síndrome de Muerte Súbita del Infante. Información en inglés de un lado y en español del otro.

Tamaño: 8.5" x 11"



Back to Sleep Information Sheet - English



Back to Sleep Information sheet - Spanish side


Oh Baby! We Want to Keep You Safe From Secondhand Smoke

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Secondhand cigarette smoke poses a serious danger to the baby before it is born as well as after birth. This brochure offers helpful tips for avoiding secondhand smoke while pregnant. Ideas for creating a smoke-free home and car after the baby is born are included.

Dimensions: 8.5" x 5"

Oh Baby! booklet

Reasons to Breastfeed

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This brochure encourages women to breastfeed "for you and your baby." Breastfeeding reduces risk of breast cancer and diabetes. It's great form mom and baby. Breastfed babies are more likely to get sick less often, have fewer ear infections and be a healthy weight.
Dimensions: 11" x 8.5"
folds to 3.75" x 8.5"


Reasons to Breastfeed


Humos letales: Aprende a protegerte del humo de segunda mano

(Lethal Smoke: Learn to Protect Yourself from Secondhand Smoke)

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Brochure advises Latino youth about the dangers of secondhand smoke and how to protect themselves from. Folds out to a mini-poster.

Lethal Smoke

Lethal Smoke

Duerma seguro a su bebé: Reduce the Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

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Follow the adventures in this fotonovela (picture story) of a young couple as they prepare for the arrival of their second child. The whole family tries to help the new baby sleep safely and reduce the chances of SIDS. Other safety tips and resources are included.
Dimensions: 5.25" x 8.5"

Duerma seguro a su bebé: Reduzca el Sindrome de Muerte Súbita del Infante

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Siga las adventuras en esta fotonovela de una pareja joven cuando se preparan para la llegada de su segundo hijo. Toda la familia ayuda a que el nueva bebé duerma serguro y a reducir el riesgo del Síndrome de Muerte Súbita del Infante. Incluye otros consejos de seguridad y recursos para los padres.
Tamaño: 5.25" x 8.5"

Duerma seguro a su bebé


Baby's Safe Sleep Tips - English

 

 

 


Duerma Seguro a Su

Baby's Safe Sleep 2013 APEX award winnerTips

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The front of this two-sided flyer shows how to put a baby to sleep safely in a crib. The reverse side provides in-depth tips on what parents and caregivers should know to help prevent sleep-related infant death and to reduce the risks of SIDS.

Dimensions: 8.5" x 14"

Duerma Seguro a Su2013 APEX award winner
Bebé – Consejos

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Esta hoja, de un lado, muestra cómo dormir seguro a un bebé en su cuna. El lado inverso le provee a los padres y a todos aquellos que cuidan a niños, consejos detallados sobre que deben saber para reducir el riesgo de la muerte de cuna o el Síndrome de Muerte Súbita de Infante (SIDS por sus siglas en inglés) y otras muertes que pueden suceder cuando duermen los bebés.

Tamaño: 8.5" x 14"


My Baby's Safe Sleep Checklist

 


Lista de Verificación para

M2013 APEX award winnery Baby's Safe Sleep Checklist

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A checklist for parents and caregivers to help create a safe sleep environment for babies under one year old. English on one side, Spanish on the other.

Dimensions: 8.5" x 11"

Lista de Verificación para2013 APEX award winner
que Mi Bebé Duerma
Seguro

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Lista de verificación para el uso de los padres y las personas que cuidan a los bebés menores de un año de edad, sobre cómo crear un lugar de descanso seguro para los bebés. En inglés de un lado y en español del otro.

Tamaño: 8.5" x 11"


Safe Sleep Checklist

 


Infant Safe SLeep Checklist (Spanish)

Infant Safe Sleep Checklist

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This small poster has information on what to do to create a safe sleep environment for a baby. Includes a thermometer so parents can check the temperature of the room where their baby sleeps.

Dimensions: 8.5" x 11"

Lista de Control para un Sueño Seguro cartel

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Este pequeño cartel tiene información sobre cómo crear un lugar seguro para que un bebé duerma. Incluye un termómetro para que padres puedan chequear la temperatura del cuarto donde duerme su bebé.

Tamaño: 8.5" x 11"


Giving our Children (2003)

Giving Our Children a Healthy Start

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We all have a role in giving children a healthy start, so don’t keep what
you learn in the following pages a secret. Share this information with your friends, neighbors, and coworkers.

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Last updated: August 2013

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More Resources

Infant Safe Sleep Webisodes
Each webisode is a short video with detailed information to educate parents, caregivers and professionals about infant safe sleep.

My Carolina Today - Infant Safe Sleep Segments
(NBC-17) Infant Safe Sleep Coordinator, Marta Pirzadeh explains exactly what SIDS is and how to reduce the risk for your baby.

When SIDS Happens
A brochure that answers questions and identifies resources for families and caregivers that have experienced the tragedy of SIDS.
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Back to Sleep information sheet
How to reduce your baby's risk of SIDS
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