While becoming a parent can be a dream for many, there’s also a ton of stress that goes along with it. After all, you’re responsible for someone’s life. Just the thought of that gives me anxiety, which is probably why I’m not a parent yet.
There are so many things to think about when you have a baby. Are they hungry? What does that cry mean? Are they cold? Why aren’t they sleeping? When can I sleep?
The list is never-ending.
And not to stir up any crazy fears in anyone, but there are certain things that are super dangerous for babies that never even cross our mind. Like a stray hair accidentally killing your infant.
Yes, this is a real thing that can happen. But by staying aware and vigilante, it can be easily avoided. Here’s how it almost happened for one mother.