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New Rules to Cut Confusion on Sunscreen Claims

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Under new rules published Tuesday, sunscreen will also have to protect against the more penetrating ultraviolet A rays associated with skin cancer.

Frequency of Crib-Related Injuries Cause for Concern, Study Finds

Although safety standards continue to improve, crib injuries occur at alarming rates. Credit: Getty Cribs, playpens and bassinets are s...Although safety standards continue to improve, crib injuries occur at alarming rates.

Product Recalls: How to Get the Latest Info

Sign up for e-mail alerts to find out about the latest recalls. Credit: Corbis When there's a massive recall, everyone hears about it, ...Since small children are famous for finding ways to make toys and even seemingly-harmless household objects dangerous, parents need to know about recalls.

After Dozens of Deaths, Drop-Side Cribs Outlawed

Michele Witte of Merrick, N.Y. holds a picture of her son, Tyler, who died when he was ten months old in a drop-side crib in 1997. Drop-si...The government outlawed drop-side cribs on Wednesday after the deaths of more than 30 infants and toddlers in the past decade and millions of recalls.

Children's Tylenol Gets a Time Out: The Perils Infecting Pediatric Medicines

An illness is lingering in the kiddie medicine aisle this flu season, but it's not feverish school kids. Blame it on Big Pharma. There isn't any Ch...No one might have been seriously sickened because of Children's Tylenol, but I'm sick of this mess.

Government to Vote on New Cribs Standards Amid Deaths

This handout photo provided by the Johns family, taken in March of 2005, shows then-eight-month-old Liam Johns at his home in Citrus Heights, Calif....Drop-side cribs have come under scrutiny in recent years because of malfunctioning hardware, sometimes cheaper plastics, or misassembly problems that can lead to the drop-side rail partially detaching from the crib.

Graco Stroller Recall Prompted by Four Deaths

WASHINGTON (AP) - Baby gear maker Graco is recalling about 2 million strollers after receiving reports that four infants died in the strollers. T...The Consumer Product Safety Commission, which announced the recall Wednesday, said the four infants became trapped inside the strollers and were strangled.

Chilean Miners and Their Families Need Time to Grieve, Regroup

Miner Franklin Lobo, right, embraces his daughter Carolina after he was rescued on Oct. 13.Credit: Gabriel Ortega/Chilean government/AP ...The whole range of emotions these 33 men and their families have experienced since the mine collapsed can be likened to a "really long holding of the breath," says Susan Stiffelman, ParentDish's AdviceMama.

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Lands’ End Recalls Children’s Pajamas and Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert)

The children's pajamas and robes fail to meet federal flammability standards, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

Child’s Catastrophic Brain Injury Prompts Recall of Residential Elevators Sold Exclusively by Coastal Carolina Elevators Due to Crushing Hazard

The elevator can operate while the gate door is open and can result in serious injury.

Spinrite Recalls Bernat Tizzy Yarn Due to Entanglement Hazard

In finished knit or crochet items, the yarn can unravel or snag and form a loop, posing an entanglement hazard to young children.

Levels of Discovery Recalls Airplane Rocker Due to Choking Hazard (Recall Alert)

The red wooden knobs on the rocker's steering panel console can detach.

Youth Loungewear Pants Recalled by M&M’S World Store Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

The youth lougewear pants fail to meet federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children.

Kid’s Korner Children’s Zipper Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled by Kroger Due to Choking Hazard

The Kids Korner fleece hooded sweatshirt zipper pull can detach.

Children’s Pajamas Recalled by K.J. Sportswear California Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children.

Children’s Pajamas Recalled by KTM North America for Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

Dream on Me Recalls 2-in-1 Bassinet to Cradle Due to Fall and Suffocation Hazards

The wire supports on the sides of the bassinet can disconnect causing the fabric sides to lower; posing a risk that infants can fall out or become entrapped and suffocate.

Mima Recalls Moon 3-In-1 High Chairs Due to Fall and Impact Hazard

The seat can dislodge, allowing the seat and child to fall, and the chair can fall on a child crawling underneath the seat.

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