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RECALL: Angelcare Recalls to Repair 600,000 Movement and Sound Baby Monitors After Two Deaths Due to Strangulation Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Angelcare Monitors Inc.®, of Quebec, Canada, is announcing a voluntary recall to provide cord covers for 600,000 Angelcare Movement and Sound Monitors with Sensor Pads. The cord attached to the baby monitor’s sensor pad is placed under the crib mattress, which poses […]


Taming Toddler Temper Tantrums

Oh, the dreaded tantrum. While we tend to think of tantrums when kids are of pre-school age, they can actually begin much earlier. Dr. Brown spoke to NewParent.com to share tips about how to prevent tantrums from occurring or taming them before they become a full blown nightmare. (Read Help for Toddler Temper Tantrums) The […]


Kids & Fevers: When to Worry, When to Stay Calm

As much as you try to wash your kid’s hands, it’s inevitable…your little one will get a fever. The questions I’m most often asked from parents: How should we measure a fever? When should we call the doctor? I recently shared tips with the Austin American-Statesman and thought I’d pass them on to you. How should […]


CAR SEAT RECALL: Orbit G2 car seat bases

Manufacturer: Orbit Baby, Inc. SUMMARY: Orbit Baby, Inc. (Orbit) is recalling certain G2 Car Seat Bases, Model No. ORB822000, manufactured from March 20, 2013, through July 20, 2013, with batch numbers A0840, A0860, or A0880. The StrongArm Knob component of the Orbit Baby G2 Car Seat Base intended to secure the seat’s base, may become detached […]


RECALL: HALO SleepSacks Wearable Blankets Recalled Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Babies R Us

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission – Recall Template Recall Date: August 21, 2013 Recall Number: 13-271     HALO SleepSacks Wearable Blankets Recalled Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Babies R Us   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell […]


Brand new edition of Baby 411 now available!

The brand new, updated 6th edition of Baby 411 is here! A best-seller since its release in 2003 with over 400,000 copies in print, Baby 411 is the go-to guide for new parents that answers all your questions about baby’s first year. And since we update the book every two years, you can assured of […]


RECALL: Strollers Recalled by Kolcraft Due to Projectile Hazard

Strollers Recalled by Kolcraft Due to Projectile Hazard Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Details Units About 96,000 in U.S. and about 510 in Canada Description The recall includes Jeep Liberty branded strollers with model numbers starting with […]


Access the expert advice from Baby 411 24/7 on your iPad, phone or computer with the new Baby411.com

Like BabyBargains.com? Then you’ll love our new site for the Baby 411 series! The revamped Baby411.com debuts today with a fresh new design: now you can read ALL the advice from our best-selling Baby 411 series online. Yep, every last question and answer from Baby 411, Expecting 411 and Toddler 411 is now online. And best […]