Nature's Nest is a sleeping solution which aims to the rate of cot death.
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Nina Sebastiane: We all know that getting your baby off to sleep can be an absolute nightmare. 16 years ago, a Nature's Nest was launched in Australia and since then it's been building up a steady stream of dedicated fans. Parents, I am sure who speak of it as a miracle device which is saved their months of sleepless nights. Joining me in the studio is Chloe Mallows from Nature's Nest and Kerry Sizemore and of course Jack who is in the Nature's Nest enjoying himself. Now this sounds too good to be true Chloe, tell me about it. Chloe Mallows: Well, basically the idea of the Nature's Nest is to create a womb like effect for babies, rather than being in a womb for nine months, the movements, emotions they feel, mother is happy, all those sort of things and then they born up on to basically a flat hard wide open space for our bed, which I don't think is really realistically expect to newborn babies. Given the change in environment. So this was actually designed specifically for babies rather than a miniature adult bed if you like. So the whole idea is to have a bed that is much more tactile which is why it's more narrow than other beds. It gives them some feel, some sense of security. It's suspended by a spring which you can say under this cloth -- Nina Sebastiane: This looks to me like hammock for babies. Chloe Mallows: Yes, it is. Nina Sebastiane: And obviously Kerry, tell us a bit about your story, because this quite interesting just reading through the notes, Jack wasn't very happy when you brought him to hospital. Kerry: No, he was a nightmare in hospital and he wouldn't sleep at all -- so I think they have to at least to take him away from me at night, so that I can try and sleep but that didn't work and we brought a car bed thinking, money is a big tight, we will utilize it and will have it five years, not right, didn't want to know. Nina Sebastiane: Just was exactly. Kerry: We would not set like to - we wouldn't even, you could lay him in it. He'd sleep two or three minutes and up he is wake up screaming, that was there. We then bought a moses basket which he'd, maybe he spend an hour in downstairs in the afternoon, that wasn't nothing. We then bought Simmons crib and he -- Nina Sebastiane: I think mother care probably, do exactly guys. Kerry: Yeah, absolutely. And for seven weeks he slept in our bed. But he woke every hour, and need to feed. I breastfeed him as well. Then you feed, you go wait for an hour and I was down with a virus and then the my mom came over and I finally picked up parenting -- my brother is in hospital and I saw that. Nina Sebastiane: He is looking like he is -- I think he is enjoying there, why can you just given him a swing. He is quite happy. So it's that what you do. Kerry: Absolutely. He just would be fine and then go to sleep. Nina Sebastiane: And what do you find is happen then, I mean you put it in, you saw rocking and is this suppose to recreate the kind of movement. Chloe Mallows: Sure. I mean this is why babies fall asleep in the car. There are no ways fall asleep in the pram, they don't always fall asleep in the bed unfortunately, so parents don't -- Nina Sebastiane: He was trying to -- Chloe Mallows: The movement, yeah, it's all about the movements and the motions. And you know parents are always pacing up and down the floor, patting the back bouncing and again, that's not - to bounce, made a movement. As soon as you sit down with the baby, they start, so they basically need that movement. Nina Sebastiane: If you need to be mom's TLC, you feel free to grow up, and - absolutely, absolutely, make sure he is happy in there. So essentially this will carry him for how long? Chloe Mallows: Up to approximately 12 months. We say approximately, because it is actually going to bound to the baby's weight, 29 pound. We often find that girls will staying there for an extra couple of months, so they are generally smaller. So that every baby is going to vary, but 29 pounds is around a 12 months. Ni
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