Stork Craft Recalls Crib Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard

Posted: July 31, 2015 at 2:31 pm

Recall Date: July 30, 2015 Recall Number: 15-203 Stork Craft Recalls Crib Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Stork-Craft-Recalls-Crib-Mattresses/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Foam crib mattresses…

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Kyber Outerwear Recalls Children’s Sweaters Due to Strangulation Hazard

Posted: July 31, 2015 at 2:28 pm

Recall Date: July 28, 2015 Recall Number: 15-198 Kyber Outerwear Recalls Children’s Sweaters Due to Strangulation Hazard http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Kyber-Outerwear-Recalls-Childrens-Sweaters/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Children’s Animal-themed Sweaters Hazard: The sweaters have…

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First Candle Promotes SIDS Awareness & Education

Posted: July 28, 2015 at 1:13 pm

Christopher Blake, the CEO of First Candle, offers insight into how to lower your baby’s risk of SIDS By Caitlin Wolper, New York Family  Guiding a baby safely from pregnancy to…

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Donor Spotlight: Luann & Bengt Lager of Regal Lager

Posted: July 28, 2015 at 12:51 pm

Luann & Bengt Lager of Regal Lager reflect on their values, motivation and ongoing support of First Candle’s mission to help babies survive and thrive.   Q: What attracted Regal…

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Tummy Time Benefits for your Baby

Posted: July 24, 2015 at 2:19 pm

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  Because First Candle, American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), National Institute of Health (NIH) and other public health organizations recommend that babies sleep on their backs to lower the risk…

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UPPAbaby Recalls Strollers and RumbleSeats Due to Choking Hazard

Posted: July 23, 2015 at 2:58 pm

Recall Date: July 23, 2015 Recall Number: 15- 196 UPPAbaby Recalls Strollers and RumbleSeats Due to Choking Hazard http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/UPPAbaby-Recalls-Strollers-and-RumbleSeats Recall Summary Name of Product: UPPAbaby 2015 CRUZ , 2015 VISTA…

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SIDS and DayCare: A Fatal Combination

Posted: July 9, 2015 at 11:58 am

 If you’re planning to return to work after maternity leave, you may soon find yourself busily preparing for your child’s first day of day care. Besides stocking up on baby…

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Workshops on Native American Reservations

Posted: July 7, 2015 at 12:24 pm

Workshops on Native American Reservations Humbolt, CA, Spring 2015 Barb Himes, Director of Education & Training, presented at a workshop “Understanding SIDS & Infant Sleep-Related Deaths” on the Hoopa Valley Indian Reservation. The learning…

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Creating a Safe Day Care Environment for Every Baby

Posted: July 1, 2015 at 9:52 am

One of the most difficult decisions for new parents to make is who will care for their baby when they return to work. Two thirds of infants in the United…

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One Thing You Can Do This 4th of July

Posted: June 25, 2015 at 10:16 pm

You might already know that First Candle  focuses on reducing the risk factors for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), Stillbirth and Empowering Pregnant Women. Our life-saving programs rely on your generosity. Did you know…

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