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Pali Design Recalls Children’s Furniture Due to Tip-Over, Impact, Suffocation Hazards

  U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission – Recall w/Health Canada   Recall Date: June 9, 2015 Recall Number: 15-160 Pali Design Recalls Children’s Furniture Due to Tip-Over, Impact, Suffocation Hazards   http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Pali-Design-Recalls-Childrens-Furniture/       Recall Summary   Name of Product:  Children’s furniture   Hazard: The plastic restraint strap used to attach armoires, combos, dressers and hutches to a […]



RECALL: Baby’s Dream Recalls Cribs and Furniture Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

Baby’s Dream Recalls Cribs and Furniture Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard Recall Details Units About 4,600 cribs and furniture pieces Description This recall involves Baby’s Dream full-size cribs, furniture and accessories sold in a vintage grey paint finish under the Brie, Braxton, Heritage, Everything Nice and Legendary collections. Cribs and furniture included in […]



RECALL: Franklin & Ben Mason 4-in-1 Convertible Cribs Recalled Due to Fall and Entrapment Hazards

 U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Recall Date: August 19, 2014 Recall Number: 14-258 Bexco Recalls Franklin & Ben Mason 4-in-1 Convertible Cribs Due to Fall and Entrapment Hazards WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary […]



RECALL: Oeuf Recalls to Repair Cribs Due to Entrapment Hazard

Oeuf Recalls to Repair Cribs Due to Entrapment Hazard Recall date: July 22, 2014 Recall number: 14-236 Recall Details Units About 14,000 Description The recall includes four models of Oeuf Sparrow cribs. The cribs were sold in the colors birch, grey, walnut and white. The recalled cribs were manufactured between July 2007 and January 2014 and have […]



LaJobi suspending crib operations, shutters Bonavita, Babi Italia, Graco crib brands

LaJobi announced it was “suspending wood furniture operations” as a result of financial troubles at parent Kid Brands. LaJobi makes cribs under the Bonavita, Babi Italia, Europa Baby and Heidi Klum brands as well as licensed cribs for Graco and Nursery 101 brands. The company will sell off the remaining inventory. In a joint statement, Graco said […]



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What Every Parent Should Know About Vaccines

What are the side effects from vaccinations and how severe are they? Is the risk worth it? Minor side effects are common—a sore arm, body aches, maybe a fever for a day or two. That is a small price to pay for protection against a disease which is much, much worse to experience. Significant adverse […]



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What Happens to the Community When Children Aren’t Vaccinated?

If a parent has decided not to have their child vaccinated are they really putting other children in danger? Many times they insist that if you vaccinate, then they aren’t putting your child at risk for an illness. No vaccine is 100% effective in preventing disease. They are almost 100% effective in protecting against serious […]



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Modified and Delayed Vaccine Schedules: What are the Risks?

What is a modified vaccine schedule? And what do you say when parents ask about delaying certain shots? A “modified” schedule is a delayed schedule. Our goal is to protect young children as soon as it is safe and effective to do so. And our youngest children are the most vulnerable to the most serious […]



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Vaccines and Autism: What are the FACTS?

Many people are still afraid that there is a link between vaccinations and autism even though the original study making the claim has been disproven. As a pediatrician, what do you tell parents that come to you asking about vaccines and the causes of autism? Vaccines are not the only thing that has changed in […]