Nationwide Baby Wipes Recall Over Possible Bacteria

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A Pennsylvania company has started a voluntary, nationwide recall of 10 different brands of its baby wipes after finding bacteria in some lots of the products and numerous customer complaints. Nutek Disposables Inc. of McElhattan is recalling the following brands of baby wipes: Cuties, Diapers.com, Femtex, Fred’s, Kidgets, Member’s Mark, Simply Right, Sunny Smiles, Tender… Read More

Evenflo Recalls 1.3 Million Child Seat Buckles

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Okay, it is Evenflo’s turn to recall over a million car seat buckles. In February, Graco recalled millions for buckle issues and now we have to check out Evenflo car seats! Here is the information from the AP: Evenflo Company Inc. is voluntarily recalling more than 1.3 million child safety seat buckles due to the risk… Read More

Graco Recalls 3.7 Million Child Car Seats

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In one of the biggest car seat recalls in history (it ranks as the 4th largest!), Graco, in cooperation with NHTSA, is recalling 11 of their 18 car seat models made between 2009 and July 2013 totaling 3.7 million car seats. And that may not be it, my friends! Graco is currently contesting a government… Read More

Fred & Friends Recalls Infant Pacifiers Due to Choking Hazard

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These pacifiers are funny – yes. Safe? No. I hate to say it but we kind of saw this one coming. Adding pieces to a pacifier that could potentially fall off is never a good idea. And to add salt to the wound, the pacifiers’ ventilation holes are too small. All bad. Today, Fred &… Read More

225,000 Strollers Recalled by Britax Due to Partial Fingertip Amputation Hazard

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RECALL ALERT!! Approximately 225,000 Britax B-Agile (SINGLE AND DOUBLE) and BOB Motion strollers have been RECALLED in the US and Canada due to partial fingertip amputation hazard. Here’s the scoop: NO KIDS OR BABIES HAVE BEEN INJURED!!  All the injuries have been parents/caregivers. Britax has received eight incident reports. Incidents include one partial fingertip amputation, one… Read More

Joovy Recalls 1,500 Zoom Car Seat Adapters Due to Fall Hazard

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Joovy, in cooperation with the CPSC, has recalled about 1,500 car seat adapters for their Zoom jogging stroller due to a fall hazard. If the car seat adapters are not secured to the stroller properly, the adapter can detach from the stroller causing a fall hazard. Here is the official statement straight from Joovy (with… Read More

Baby Jogger Recalls Car Seat Adaptors for Strollers Due to Fall Hazard

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If you have a Baby Jogger stroller, this recall is for you! Today the CPSC announced that Baby Jogger recalled almost 30,000 car seat adapters due to fall hazard. This includes ALL the Baby Jogger car seat adapters for their singles, doubles and “Select/Versa” that were manufactured between April 1,  2012 and Sept 20, 2012.… Read More

96,000 Strollers Recalled by Kolcraft Due to Projectile Hazard

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Yikes! It was a rough week for the Jeep brand last week! First, Chrysler recalled 1.2 million Grand Cherokee and Liberty Jeeps and now Kolcraft in cooperation with the CPSC is recalling 96,000 Jeep Liberty Strollers. Hazard: The inner tube of the tire on the Jeep Liberty stroller made by Kolcraft can rupture causing the… Read More

Bugaboo Recalls Cameleon3 Strollers Due to Fall Hazard

Bugaboo Recall

Time to check our strollers, ladies (and gents!). This isn’t a super huge recall but it is over 10,000 strollers being recalled and that is a lot in the luxury stroller world! No injuries reported with this one but a fall hazard has been determined with the carry handle if it detaches or breaks which… Read More

Organic Baby Spinach Recalled in 36 States

Spinach Recall

I know many of us have been on a health kick since the New Year and have been trying to eat healthier. With all the New Year’s Resolutions that may still be intact combined with the smoothie craze that is taking over the nation, I think many of us might have baby spinach in our… Read More

Mutsy USA Recalls EVO Strollers Due to Strangulation Hazard

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Mutsy USA, today announced a voluntary recall of approximately 340 Mutsy EVO strollers due to strangulation hazard. The opening between the grab bar and seat bottom of the stroller can allow an infant’s body to pass through and become entrapped at the neck, posing a strangulation… Read More

Bugaboo Recalls 50,000 Cameleon & Donkey Strollers Due to Fall and Choking Hazards

Bugaboo Cameleon Recall

Time to check your strollers, my friends! We have a pretty big RECALL today! Bugaboo is recalling 50,000 of its Cameleon and Donkey strollers due to the fact that the handle could detach and pose a fall or choking hazard to a young child. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation… Read More

Fisher-Price Recalls 800,000 Rock ‘N Play Infant Sleepers Due to Risk of Exposure to Mold

Fisher Price Recall

Time to check our gear, my friends! Huge recall in the baby world today and this recall is a weird one. Mold is being found on these Fisher-Price Infant Sleepers and many parents are asking how the mold got there? Even though it states in the recall that “Mold can develop between the removable seat cushion… Read More

How Not to Use a Bumbo (VIDEO)

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Today’s Baby Gizmo video is keeping it real. Very real. I’ve wanted to do this video for a long time and decided to just get it done. It’s a sort of public service announcement for parents who lack common sense. I told you that I was keeping it real!

220,000 KidCo PeaPod Travel Beds Recalled Due to Suffocation Hazard

Peapod Tent Recall

This is a pretty big recall and we think it has been in the works for a while! 220,000 Kidco PeaPod and PeaPod Plus Travel Beds (basically all of them!) have been recalled due to suffocation and entrapment hazards. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with KidCo Inc., of Libertyville, IL, is… Read More

Summer Infant Recalls 2 Million Baby Baths Due to Fall and Head Injury Hazard

Baby Bath Recall

It’s another BIG recall on baby gear, folks! This one is recalling 2 MILLION baby baths due to fall and head injury hazards. This one is kind of a big deal (it’s in the MILLIONS, people!), so let’s start sharing it with other parents now. Go ahead hit one or more of the buttons to… Read More

Recall News! Gerber Voluntarily Recalls a Batch of their Good Start Gentle Formula

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  Parents who use, or know anyone who use, Gerber Good Start Gentle powdered infant formula must take note of the following recall! The Gerber Products Company have voluntarily recalled Gerber Good Start Gentle powdered infant formula 23.2 ounce plastic package from batch GXP1684 expiration date of March 5, 2013. You can read the full… Read More

Glenmark Generics RECALLS 7 Lots of Birth Control Pills Due to Packaging Error

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Yikes! As if the 1 million packets of Lo/Ovral-28 birth control pills from Pfizer weren’t enough a few weeks ago! Here we go again… Glenmark Generics Inc. USA announced today that they are recalling seven (7) lots of Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets USP birth control pills nationwide because of a packaging error that left… Read More

U.S. Government Bans Drop-Side Cribs

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Following more than 30 infant deaths in the past decade, the government has made the decision to ban drop-side cribs.  The Consumer Product Safety Commission has voted unanimously to ban the manufacturing, sales and re-sales of these drop-side cribs, which have two rails allowing the parent to slide a portion of the bed down to… Read More

Chuck E. Cheese Recalls Toy Rings and Eyeglasses

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Chuck E. Cheese has recalled over 1.2 million light-up toy rings and eyeglasses.  This recall comes as concern grows due to the possibility that children can remove and ingest the battery.  According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, these plastic toys can break exposing the button type battery.  Children can ingest the enclosed batteries, which may lead… Read More