Infant CPR: What to do if your baby stops breathing

Infant CPR: What to do if your baby stops breathing

Would you know what to do if your baby stopped breathing?  It is an awful thing to think about, but it is a scenario we need to consider.  In all the preparation for making your home safe for your baby, have you taken the time to ensure you and your family are trained in infant CPR skills to ensure that your baby would have the best chance of survival if something caused her to stop breathing?

Medical professionals who tend to use these skills more often have to recertify every 2 years to keep their skills fresh.  It is even more important for non-medical people to review skills frequently so they remember what to do in an emergency. Continue reading