Everyday and popular baby products linked to thousands of injuries every year

Recently, CNN carried an article about a study that linked baby carriers, cribs and strollers to thousands of injuries every year. Tens of thousands of these products have been recalled. Most injuries are the result of falls from the product in use. Data from the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System were retrospectively analyzed for children aged <3 years who sustained an injury associated with a nursery product from 1991 through 2011. A total of 1.4 million youngsters went to emergency rooms for injuries sustained in falls associated with the baby product.

Read the article by CNN’s Johanzynn Gatewood 
2017-09-06T15:45:28+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Tags: , |2 Comments

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  1. enAshen2015 March 21, 2017 at 6:02 pm - Reply

    It always pays to do your homework before buying anything related to babies!

  2. Di Torres March 22, 2017 at 11:30 am - Reply

    True that! The first time we discovered that we were pregnant, we started made a list of everything we would need and researching them immediately. 3 months before our baby came, we were all set. From nursery to right down to the baby talcs we were going to use. Never regretted this.

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