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Co-sleeping concerns: Parents continue to share beds with babies despite danger

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In May, a 29-year-old Kansas City woman fell asleep in her bed with her three children, including a 6-month-old boy.

When she awoke about six hours later, she found his lifeless body at the foot of her bed, under a cover.

Police who arrived at her doorstep saw her cuddling the baby. Tears streaked her face.

“He’s dead!” she screamed.

It marked the sixth time this year that a baby died while sleeping at home in…

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