Caregivers Must be on the Lookout for Signs of Shaken Baby Syndrome

Caregivers Must be on the Lookout for Signs of Shaken Baby Syndrome

The thought of someone abusing a child, especially an infant, is heartbreaking. Unfortunately, it happens every day. Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) is the number one killer of child abuse victims. These children, most just infants, sustain these injuries at the hands of the very people who are supposed to take care of them: their parents and their caregivers. What Is SBS? Shaken Baby Syndrome is a form of traumatic brain injury that occurs when a child, most often an infant, is shaken violently, hit, or dropped. The majority of victims of SBS Continue reading