recalls

Recall Alert! IKEA Crib Mattresses

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IKEA is expanding its crib mattress recall, upping the number of potentially-dangerous mattresses to 300,000 in the US. While the initial recall back in January affected 160,000 VYSSA crib mattresses, 131,000 of the SULTAN mattresses have been added in the US, and 44,000 in Canada. The mattresses could create a gap between itself and the crib... Read more

Recall Alert! ALL Blue Bell Ice Cream Products

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After several smaller recalls, Blue Bell Ice Cream is voluntarily recalling all of its products. The culprit? Once again, listeria. By now, you get it: Listeriosis usually just means food poisoning, but with pregnant women, a brush with listeria can mean premature delivery, newborn infection, miscarriage or stillbirth. “We’re committed to doing the 100 percent right... Read more

Baby Goes to Extremes to Avoid Bedtime

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"The first year of his life, I think he was always awake," Adele Enersen recalls of her son Vincent, now three. "I think he slept 15 minutes once a week. Or at least it felt that way! Or remember that movie The Ring — the horror movie where the girl never slept? It was like... Read more

Recall Alert! Beech-Nut Baby Food

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Beech-Nut Nutrition is recalling almost 1,920 pounds of baby food -- somewhere around 7,600 jars -- after glass was discovered in one jar. While the recall, announced on the USDA website, is voluntary, one consumer did report oral injury as a result of glass in the baby food. Only one flavor is affected: Stage... Read more

Another Listeria Recall: Sabra Classic Hummus

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Say it ain't so: Sabra is voluntarily recalling about 30,000 cases of its Classic Hummus due to a possible Listeria contamination. Add it to the list. Amy's Kitchen and Blue Bell Ice Cream both recently recalled products out of Listeria concerns, and Wegman's recalled nectarines, peaches, plums and pluots for the... Read more

Recall Alert! Smooth Industries Baby Pajamas

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Another motocross uniform pajama recall -- this time from manufacturer Smooth Industries. The recall affects about 7,600 pairs of pajamas, which fail to meet federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear. The PJs, which look like motocross uniforms, were sold in four styles: Ride Smooth, Honda, MX Superstars and Moto X. The one-piece pairs were sold... 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