Baby Box

New Report Concludes No Evidence That Baby Boxes Are Safe or Effective in Reducing SIDS

  A new report was released today in the Public Health Reports: SAGE Journals looking at the safety and efficacy of baby boxes. Baby boxes are cardboard boxes that were first used in Finland for infants to sleep in during naps…

2019 TCS New York City Marathon Bibs to Benefit Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Charity

  First Candle, the national non-profit committed to ending Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and other sleep-related infant deaths, has once again been named an Official Charity Partner of the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon. The race…

First Candle Supports MOMMIES Act to Improve Maternal and Infant Health Outcomes

  This week Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) introduced a bill to reduce the United States' rising maternal mortality rates, improve maternal and infant health outcomes, and close the disparities that continue…