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 •  December 17

On December 12, Dream on Me recalled more than 23,000 crib and toddler mattresses after it was found that they fail to meet federal flammability standards. Here's what you need to know and how to tell if your mattress is included in the recall. What's Being Recalled?The company is recalling 23,400 spring and foam mattresses that were designed for...

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 •  December 8

But no matter how well a toy may be designed to boost your child’s brain development or encourage fine-motor skills (and there are lots of great toys out there that do those things), an interesting new study shows that there are some distinct downsides to surrounding your child with too many playthings. According to the study, which is scheduled to...

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 •  November 22

IkeaIKEA has issued a second recall of its MALM dresser after an eighth child was crushed to death when one tipped over on him.In 2014, IKEA received a report of a 2-year-old who died after a MALM dresser tipped over and suffocated him. In 2016, after the dresser was linked to the deaths of two more toddlers, IKEA recalled more than 27 million...

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 •  November 17

TargetIf you’re already a fan of Target, your shopping experience there is about to get a whole lot better: The company just announced a new more family-friendly design to be rolled out across 1,000 stores by 2020.The chain just revealed a dramatic new model store in Houston, TX, built from the ground-up with the company’s new family-friendly ethos...

What To Expect

 •  November 9

When we set out to launch the first annual What to Expect Awards, we were hoping it would resonate with parents everywhere, but we were, truthfully, blown away by what a success it was. And we could not have done it without our dedicated community of moms and dads.

What To Expect

 •  November 8

Social media is where people put their best foot forward, but the endless stream of gorgeously lit and posed photos, tweets about accomplishments and videos on how to live your best life can make anyone feel like everyone but you has it all figured out. This year’s best social media follows for parents and parents-to-be earn the “likes” of millions...

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 •  November 3

We're rolling out the purple carpet for the first-ever What to Expect Mom Must-Haves Awards Show! On Tuesday, November 7 at 12:30 EST, Emma Bing, daughter of What to Expect When You're Expecting author Heidi Murkoff and the baby that inspired the book, will be hosting a Facebook Live event on the What to Expect Facebook page to announce the 20...

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 •  October 25

Fisher-Price has recalled more than 63,000 motorized infant seats after receiving 36 reports of the product overheating and one report of a fire starting in the seat's motor housing. No injuries have been reported so far; the brand is voluntarily issuing what's called a "fast-track" recall, meaning that the company has committed to work with the...

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 •  October 21

iStockThe ABC Kids Expo, held this past week in Las Vegas, gave editors a look at the newest gear hitting the shelves of the baby store near you in 2018. In addition to lots of adorable onesies, stuffed animals and toys, the expo let us see the trends popping up around nursery furniture, car seats, strollers, babywearing and more.

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 •  October 13

Car seat manufacturer Diono is recalling 519,000 car seats produced from 2013 onward, saying the seats may not protect children properly in a crash.Documents posted by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration say that the defects were discovered during production testing, and there have been no reports of injuries or deaths...