Calm A Crying Baby

Crying Happens. Shaking a Baby Can't.

Babies cry, sometimes a lot. Not only is it normal, it's healthy. As frustrating or overwhelming as that crying may be, shaking a baby is never an option. Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) is a leading cause of trauma death for children under the age of two in Colorado. So when your baby cries, you need a plan and resources.

Welcome to your first step in preventing SBS. Here, you'll find tips, techniques and resources on staying calm and soothing your baby.

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Kohl's Shaken Baby Syndrome Prevention Campaign

Calming Techniques

Caring for a baby requires energy, patience and tolerance. Learn strategies for calming your baby, and yourself.

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For Parents

Resources for Parents to help prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome including brochures, tips on calming your baby, lullabies, videos and a downloadable plan.

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Healthcare Professionals

Resources for Healthcare Professionals to help prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome including brochures, tips on talking with parents and caregivers, facts, videos and speaker requests.

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