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Biggest Recalls of 2014

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It's hard to keep up with all the Consumer Product Safety Commission's recalls. And even if you do hear about a product recall, what are you supposed to do about it? We've got you covered. Double-check this list of the year's biggest baby gear recalls for some peace of mind. Graco Strollers On Nov.... Read more

Whole Foods Recalls Crave Brothers Les Freres Cheese Due to Listeria Outbreak: What You Need to Know

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In response to the bacterial infection outbreak that's taken at least one life and sickened dozens more, Whole Foods Market Inc. is recalling the Crave Brothers Les Freres cheese. The cheese, though pasteurized, Whole Foods says, may have been contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria can cause listeriosis infection, and it may take up... Read more

Recall Alert! Rockland Furniture Dropside Cribs… Plus, More of the Latest Baby Product Recalls

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It seems like some baby or home product is always being recalled. Want to make sure nothing you've got at home has been deemed hazardous? Here's the latest. Read more

Recall Alert! Amy's Kitchen Products

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Amy's Kitchen, Inc. is voluntarily recalling several products due to concerns of Listeriosis. One of the company's organic spinach suppliers may have received spinach containing Listeria monocytogenes.

Typically, if you consume Listeria monocytogenes bacterium, you’ll probably be hit with Listeriosis, or food poisoning. Symptoms include fever, muscle aches, nausea, headache and diarrhea. But Listeriosis has especially...

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Recall Alert! KTM Baby Pajamas

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Your BMX baby may need to spend a few nights out of uniform -- motorcycle company KTM is recalling its children's pajamas. The Baby Racing Body onesies and two-piece KTM motocross pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear. While no injuries have been reported, parents should return the pajamas to KTM North America, Inc. for a... Read more

Recall Alert! Dream On Me Bassinet

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Dream On Me is recalling its 2-in-1 Bassinet to Cradle, the CPSC announced yesterday. The bassinet -- available in blue, pink, green and white -- features wire supports on the side that can become disconnected. As a result, the fabric sides can lower, potentially allowing infants to fall or become entrapped. No injuries have been reported,... Read more

Kristen Bell on Epidurals: 'It Was Kind of a Wonderful Experience'

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Kristen Bell's second daughter Delta is now two months old, but we're still reliving her birth. More specifically, we're still reliving her birth on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. A month ago, Bell's husband Dax Shepard recounted the labor to Ellen, noting how the 33-hour ordeal (that ultimately ended in a c-section) was kind of traumatizing... Read more

Recall Alert! IKEA VYSSA Crib Mattress

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IKEA is recalling about 169,000 VYSSA crib mattresses, the CPSC announced today. The mattress could create a gap between itself and the crib larger than allowed by federal regulations -- a width of two fingers. While no injuries have been reported, two infants did become entrapped between the mattress and the end of... Read more

Recall Alert! Star Ride Pajamas

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Star Ride Kids is recalling two styles of girl's pajama sets, the CPSC announced yesterday. While no incidents have been reported, the pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries. About 7000 pairs of the polyester pajamas -- available in sizes 4 through 15 -- were... Read more

Recall Alert! Giggles International Animated Sing-Along Monkey

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They may only be sold at Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores, but 13,000 Giggles International Animated Sing-Along Monkey toys are being recalled. The battery component of the sing-along plush toy can heat up to 230F degrees, posing a burn hazard. While no injuries have been documented, Giggles has received two reports of the toys overheating... Read more