News from WNKU
6:00 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Ohio Department of Health Launches Safe Sleep Campaign to Prevent Infant Deaths

The Ohio Department of Health is beginning a new statewide awareness campaign to help reduce the number of babies who die as a result of unsafe sleep environments. ODH spokesperson Sara Mormon says that on average, three infants die each week because of unsafe sleeping conditions. WNKU’s Matt Kelly asked Ms. Mormon why now is the time to address the issue. (get more information at www.odh.gov or at www.safesleep.ohio.gov  )