Doc Talk: On SIDS

dr-youngblood.jpgDoc Talk is a weekly series of short video podcasts of Mercy Health System doctors answering questions moms want answers to. Click on the Motherlode video podcast below to see and hear the answer to today’s question.

Dr. Youngblood, who has been with Mercy Health System for 20 years, is very active in the community and is the father of two children, ages 21 and 25. He offers advice today on preventing SIDS. If you want to know more about Dr. Youngblood, just click on his photo to watch his biographical video podcast which offers details about his experience, training and various pursuits.video11.jpg

Q: I have a new baby and the threat of SIDS is so scary to me. What advice can you give to help ease my fears?

A: Click on the video podcast icon at right. When the window opens, click on the “play” arrow to begin the video answer.

Dr. Youngblood is a family practitioner at Mercy Health System of Northwest Arkansas. His practice, the Rogers Medical Center, is located in the Physicians Plaza just off Interstate 540. For more info on Dr. Youngblood, click on his photo to watch his bio podcast or call his office at 479-338-5555. does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is for informational purposes only and isn’t a substitute for professional medical advice. Always talk to your doctor if you have questions about a medical condition. Don’t delay getting professional medical advice because of something you read online. This website doesn’t necessarily recommend or endorse any specific tests, doctors, products, procedures or opinions discussed on the site.