Co-sleeping hasn’t always been a hot topic. There once was a time when, among most cultures, bed sharing wasn’t just acceptable – it was the societal norm. Even today, there are countries in which co-sleeping is still considered the cultural norm. But in the developed world, the debate of whether or not to co-sleep is one that stirs heated conversations, both in person and on the internet.
Tag: "Infant Safety"
The guardian angels were definitely at work on Thursday keeping a baby safe. Eight hours after a car crash killed his great grandmother, rescuers found the 7-month-old alive and safe in the backseat of her car.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with Novartis, today announced a voluntary recall of about 2.3 million bottles of Triaminic® Syrups and Theraflu Warming Relief® Syrups.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation Bugaboo International, today announced a voluntary recall of about 50,740 Bugaboo Cameleon and Bugaboo Donkey Strollers because a button on the stroller’s carrycot/seat carry handle can become disengaged and cause the handle to detach, posing fall and choking hazards to young children.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Fisher-Price, today announced a voluntary recall of about 800,000 Newborn Rock ‘n Play Sleeper™ because mold can develop between the removable seat cushion and the hard plastic frame of the sleeper when it remains wet/moist or is infrequently cleaned, posing a risk of exposure to mold to infants sleeping in the product.
The CPSC announced on Wednesday that they would file a complaint against Baby Matters LLC, stating that their products; the Nap Nanny® and Nap Nanny Chill™ infant recliners, have been responsible for 5 infant deaths.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with KidCo Inc., of Libertyville, IL, is announcing the voluntary recall today of about 220,000 PeaPod and PeaPod Plus Travel Beds.
Child-safety-seat manufacturer Dorel Juvenile Group is recalling 1,737 Comfy Carry and OnBoard35 infant-safety seats because they were sold without the seat base, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Target, yesterday announced a voluntary recall of approximately 264,000 Target Home Bunny Sippy Cup because the ear on the bunny sippy cup can poke a child in the eye area while using the cup for drinking, posing an injury hazard.
British engineers have unveiled a smart new car seat that cocoons babies in a protective shell in case of an accident. Called the Carkoon, the shell has ample breathing space and can also protect babies from a blaze.
While the co-sleeping debate has always been one that has been controversial, 2 infant deaths in Milwaukee this weekend raise new safety issues about unsafe sleeping environments.