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Durham University

Department of Anthropology


Publication details for Prof Helen L. Ball

Russell, Charlotte K. & Ball, Helen L. (2015). Bed-sharing, co-sleeping and parent education--a time for change. International Journal of Birth and Parenting Education 2(2): 19-20.

Author(s) from Durham


The past 18 months have seen several notable developments in the world of co-sleeping research, some of which will have far-reaching implications for parents, health-care professionals, policy makers, and volunteers working with parents. This article reviews these developments, and outlines the key points relevant to those who practice.