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Articles about Safe Birth from Midwifery Today
Your babys health and safety start before birth.
Technology in Birth: First Do No Harm
Drugs in Labour: What Effects Do They Have Twenty Years Hence?
Ultrasound--Weighing the Propaganda Against the Facts
Two Jogging Strollers Recalled for Safety Hazards
On May 2, 2000, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalled two brands of jogging strollers.
The BOB Sport Utility Stroller and BOB Sport Utility Stroller Dlux has been recalled because the front wheel connector can crack when youre using it. If this happens, the wheel can separate from the frame; you could loose control of the stroller, or the stroller could collapse, hurting your child. There have been seven reports of the wheel connector cracking, but no injuries had been reported at the time this was announced.
The second recall is for "Road Runner" jogging strollers by Baby Trend Inc., of Ontario, California.
Visit the CPSC documents above for more details.
If you have one of these strollers, you should stop using it immediately.
A BOB strollers can be returned to the store where you bought it or to BOB Trailers for repair. For more information, call (800) 893-2447 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit http://www.bobtrailers.com/safetynotice.html
For more information about theBaby Trend strollers, call (800) 328-7363 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or write to Baby Trend Inc., 2019 S. Business Pkwy., Ontario, CA 91761. Or visit the web site at http://www.babytrend.com.
Did you know that the most common pedestrian deaths of children under 5 take place in driveways and parking lots?
There are several reason for this. A young child:
But all it takes is one car!
To protect your child, always hold his hand when youre crossing a parking lot or driveway. Explain that youre doing this because the drivers cant see him.
This site has links to pages you can print out and color. It includes characters like Freddie Fish, Pajama Sam and Putt Put. There are also sticker sheets that can be printed out on special sticky back paper.
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May 7, 2000: Sample
No. 1, May 20 ,2000: Lead Poisoning
No. 2, May 27, 2000: Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome
No.3, June 3, 2000
No. 4, June 10, 2000: Fire Safety
No. 5, June 17, 2000: Playground Safety
No. 6, June 24, 2000: Toy Safety
No. 7, July 1, 2000: Car Seat Safety
No. 8, July 8, 2000: Dangerous Substances in the Environment
No. 9, July 15, 2000: Summer Health and Safety
No. 10, July 22, 2000: Breastfeeding and Attachment Parenting
No. 11, July 29, 2000: Fun and Games
No. 12, Aug 5, 2000: Arts, Crafts, and Paper Fun
No. 13, Aug, 12 2000: Everyday Safety
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