If you carry your baby in an infant sling, read this. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a warning on March 12, 2010, advising parents to be careful with slings, if their infant is younger than four months of age. The CPSC is investigating 14 sling-related deaths over the past 20 years, including 3 that occurred last year. According to the CPSC, slings can pose two different hazards to a baby:
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