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Each year we see lists in the media of the most dangerous toys. These lists may have responsible intentions, but a “10 most dangerous” list doesn’t help much if the toys your children want aren’t on it. Isn’t there better help available? We admit, there’s no question about it—some toys are dangerous. WATCH, or World
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The Hidden Dangers Of Bean Bag Chairs

  • August 29, 2014
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For decades people of all ages have been lounging on bean bag chairs. First designed in the 1960s to appeal to the carefree flower children, they continue to be found in dorm rooms, dens and playrooms across the world. They were never actually filled with beans, rather with pellets of polyurethane, Styrofoam or PVC. As
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Toy Buying Safety Tips for Holiday Shoppers in Maryland

  • December 12, 2012
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With the holiday season quickly approaching, shoppers across the state of Maryland are likely scouring retail stores for festive gifts for the holidays. As such, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is urging gift-givers to keep safety in mind if you happen to be buying a seasonal present for the young child in your
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Pottery Barn Kids, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Comission (CPSC) is voluntarily recalling an estimated 81,000 Chloe, Audey and Sophi soft dolls in the U.S. and 1,300 in Canada due to a potential strangulation hazard caused by the dolls’ hair, which can have loops in it, large enough to fit around a
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