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Recall Alert! Baby Trend TrendZ FastBack 3-in-1 Car Seat

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Make way for yet another car seat recall! Baby Trend, Inc. has recalled over 16,000  TrendZ Fastback 3-in-1 car seats that were manufactured between October 2011 and July 2013. The recall on two models is due to a potentially faulty harness crotch buckle that has difficulty unlatching (due to exposure from everyday contaminants), making it... read more

Recall Alert! Tyson Frozen Chicken Nuggets

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Tyson Foods, Inc., has voluntarily recalled over 75,000 pounds of frozen white meat chicken nuggets in 5 pound bags that were sold at Sam's Club stores nationwide due to small pieces of plastic found in the nuggets. Here’s what you need to know about the recall: The recalled frozen, fully-cooked Tyson chicken nuggets are packaged... read more

Recall Alert! Evenflo Car Seats

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Evenflo announced a voluntary recall on more than 1.3 million child safety seats after finding that seat buckles in certain models were faulty and could become stuck in a latched position, making it difficult to remove a child from the seat in the case of an emergency. Evenflo stated that this problem could be to due to... read more

Recall Alert! Parkers Farm Snacks Pulled Due to Listeria Risk

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Today, Minnesota-based manufacturer Parkers Farm Acquisition, LLC, announced a voluntary recall on certain peanut butter, cheese, salsa and spreads after the Minnesota Department of Agriculture found some of their products to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria. Listeria, a food borne illness, can cause listeriosis infection, and it may take up to four weeks for symptoms to show. Symptoms include... read more

Recall Alert! IKEA Crib and Bed Canopies

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IKEA announced a recall on about 255,000 of their baby and child's crib and bed canopies, including these models: LEGENDARISK, MINNEN bed Canopy set, BARNSLIG BOLL, MINNEN Brodyr, HIMMEL, FABLER, TISSLA and KLÄMMIG. The products were recalled due to potential strangulation hazards associated with the canopies. Here’s what you need to know: LEGENDARISK has article... read more

Recall Alert! Vera Bradley Bear Ring Rattles and Bunny Toys

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Today, Vera Bradley announced a recall on about 98,000 Lola Bear Ring Rattles and Lola Bunny, Lillie Bell Bunny and Tutti Frutti Bunny stuffed animal toys. The toys, sold at Vera Bradley retail stores, department stores, specialty gift shops and online, pose a choking hazard to young children because of the pom-pom tail that can detach from... read more

The Government Is Ordering Graco to Explain Why Infant Car Seats Weren’t Included In Their Recall

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After Graco issued a recall on 3.8 million of their car safety seats last month due to faulty seat buckles, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is now ordering the company to explain why the recall didn't include 1.8 million infant seats too, according to the NY Times. Graco is reportedly... read more

Recall Alert! Plum Organics World Baby Pouch Products

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Make way for another recall! The FDA announced that Plum Organics voluntarily recalled two varieties of its World Baby line of pouch products. The products were recalled because of periodic damage made to the plastic spouts on the pouches during manufacturing. Here’s what you need to know:

There is a possibility that spouts could loosen, detach...

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Recall Alert! Meijer Infant and Toddler Denim Jeans

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Check the tags on those infant and toddler jeans, mom and dad. This morning the CPSC and Meijer Distribution announced a voluntary recall of the Falls Creek Kids infant and toddler denim jeans. The snap on the front of the infant and toddler denim may come loose and separate from the fabric, posing a choking... read more

Nap Nanny Deaths Spark Voluntary Recall By Four Retailers

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This morning, four retailers voluntarily recalled the Nap Nanny at the request of the CPSC: Amazon.com, Buy Buy Baby, Diapers.com and Toys R Us/Babies R Us. The voluntary recall comes because the manufacturer is unable or unwilling to participate in the recall of the Nap Nanny product. CPSC warns parents and caregivers to discontinue use... read more