Angelina Jolie has inadvertently weighed into the bed-sharing debate by telling the Kyle and Jackie O Show on Australia's 2DayFM radio station she sleeps in the same bed with her children.
Jolie urged parents to cherish every moment with their children.
"Just enjoy every minute of it because it goes so fast and it is the best time in your life," she told Kyle Sandilands and Jackie O. "And strap them to you and hang out with them and sleep in the same bed with them and just love every second of it."
Co-sleeping, or bed sharing, is a divisive subject among paediatricians and children's health experts. Some claim it strengthens the bond between a parent and child while others suggest it affects the child's development.
Jolie and partner Brad Pitt have six children, three adopted children Maddox, 10, Zahara, six, and Pax, seven and three natural children, Shiloh, five, and twins Vivienne and Knox who are three in 2011.
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