You know smoking is bad for your health and pregnant women should not smoke. But you probably don’t know smoking is the most common preventable cause of infant death. This book must be read by every parent or future parent. 'Empty Cribs - The Impact of Smoking on Child Health' describes the role of smoking on sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), low birth rate, and childhood lung disease. The book also presents information on other ways to prevent infant mortality. 'Empty Cribs' provides a series of solutions for prospective parents and concerned readers including boycotting companies profiting from tobacco, reducing investments in tobacco-involved companies, and strategies to increase consumer awareness.