The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Dorel Juvenile, of Columbus, Ind., has announced a voluntary recall of about 25,800 Safety 1st Step and Go Travel Systems because …
Over the last several years, the rate of mothers who choose to at least initiate breastfeeding has consistently (though sometimes slowly) increased. Unfortunately, when it comes to continuing their efforts past the six-month mark, there is still a significant drop in the rate of breastfeeding mothers. Experts say this suggests that, despite the growing trend and awareness of the benefits to breastfeeding, mothers in the U.S. may still lack the support they desperately need.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with ALEX Toys, of New Jersey, has announced a voluntary recall of about 91,000 ALEX Jr. Baby Builder, First Pops and First Snaps because small parts of the plastic toy building sets can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
A new study published in Academic Pediatrics points out a growing number of accidents and injuries resulting from improper use of baby carriers and strollers.
Prayers and support from family, friends and even strangers have helped keep determined parents of an infant girl born at just 24 weeks gestation strong through difficult times. The tiny baby weighed in at only 1 pound 6 ounces when she was born on September 13, 2015, and doctors agreed her chances for survival were grim.
Baltimore fire crews were called to a fire in a two-story Baltimore rowhouse late Sunday night, arriving to find heavy smoke and fire belching from the first and second floors of the home.
Every parent dreads the so-called “sugar high” that seems to come during every birthday party, Halloween, and Christmas. However, experts say that this phenomenon is nothing more than a myth. That’s right: a myth. Parents will say otherwise, of course, but the experts give a fairly convincing argument in a recent interview with Live Science.