TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) — The Department of Children and Families is giving away 2,000 wearable blankets to families to try and prevent unsafe sleeping deaths.READ MORE: Monroe Co. Has New Re-Entry Stickers In Case Of Checkpoints
Parents often put a baby to bed with a loose blanket that can cover a baby’s face and interfere with breathing.READ MORE: University Of Miami Study: Male Reproduction Not Affected By Pfizer, Moderna COVID Vaccines
In 2013, DCF launched a campaign to educate families about sleeping deaths.
The campaign aims to increase public awareness that the safest way for babies to sleep is alone on their backs in a crib.MORE NEWS: Gov. DeSantis Hosts Roundtable On State's Effort To Combat Red Tides
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