Amanda Saucedo and her son.

Soft bedding continues to claim infant lives despite warnings, study finds

Updated 7:19 AM ET, Tue April 27, 2021

(CNN)Amanda Saucedo did everything the natural parenting blogs she read told her to do before she brought her newborn son Ben into her bed to co-sleep in October 2014.

"I was a single mom of two kids, so I took sleep any way I could get it," said Saucedo, who was 27 at the time. "I was like, 'These people say it's safe if I take these precautions,' so that's what I did -- only one pillow, one blanket and only the mom in the bed, with a baby that is exclusively breas