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There's an Important Infant Bath Recall You Need to Know About

Summer Infant has announced a recall of its bath sling attachment for a popular bath tub model.

Check Your Freezer! These Popular Chicken Nuggets Are Being Recalled

Tyson is voluntarily recalling 132,520 pounds of its popular chicken nuggets because they may contain plastic.

Is Your Smartphone Affecting Your Relationship With Your Kids?

"It's much harder to toggle between mom or dad brain and other aspects of life because the boundaries have all blurred together."

Recall Alert: Lunchables Ham and American Cracker Stackers

Kraft Heinz has recalled the cracker sandwich Lunchables due to a missing allergy warning label.

Mom Posts Urgent Warning After Seat Belt Severely Injures Her 6-Year-Old

One mom wants to make sure what happened to her daughter will not happen to another child.

Warning: Essential Oils Are Poisoning More and More Kids

Don't assume just because essential oils are naturally derived they can't cause your child serious harm.

Samsung Is Recalling Close to 3 Million Washing Machines

The lids of its top-loading washers can pop off violently while the laundry is spinning, posing an injury risk.

Nestle Recalls Drumstick Ice Cream Cones Over Listeria Fears

Check your freezer for the products affected by this widespread recall.

Hey Dads, Your Moods Impact Your Kids Big Time

New research links dads' stress levels and moods to kids' development in major ways.

Target Recalls More Than 120,000 Halloween Window Decorations

If the window clings come apart, they can pose a choking hazard.

Attention Parents! Evenflo Recalling 30,000 Car Seats Over Major Safety Concern

The potential for kids to adjust their own safety harnesses has prompted car seat maker Evenflo to initiate a recall of three popular models.

Age at First Pregnancy Might Predict Your Health Later in Life

A new study says a woman's health at age 40 is linked to how old she was when she had her first baby.

Why Your Kids' Thumb Sucking and Nail Biting May Actually Be Good for Them

Have a kiddo who sucks his thumb, or one who bites her nails? Here's why that may not be a bad thing.

No Surprise: Moms Stress More About Parenting Duties

Researchers wanted to find out why moms feel more stressed out about parenting than dads--and tedious chores have something to do with it.

Here's Everything You Need to Know About a Rare Polio-Like Illness on the Rise Among Kids

Acute flaccid myelitis is exceedingly rare, but can cause lifelong paralysis, so it should be taken seriously. We talked to an expert to find out what parents need to know about AFM.

What Parents Need to Know About the 14-Month-Old Who Died Under Dental Anesthesia

Our hearts go out to the parents of the toddler who passed away during a dental procedure. And here's what parents can take away from this unthinkable tragedy.

Is Your 1-Year-Old in the Right Car Seat? Are You Sure?

A recommendation from Consumer Reports says babies older than 1 should be moved from infant car seats to rear-facing convertible seats.

She Lost Her Son & Now This Heartbroken Mom Has Made Sepsis Awareness Her Mission

Did you know every 3.5 seconds someone in the world dies from sepsis?

We Now Know Why a 10-Year-Old Died on the Verruckt Water Slide in Kansas

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Schwabs after their 10-year-old son died in a tragic water slide accident.