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Chrissie Cole

Paperboard Books Recalled By Gund

Gund, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, have announced a voluntary recall of Gund Baby Paperboard Books in the U.S. and Canada due to a piece that…

Donald A. Caminiti

Dangerous Flammable Products – Mattresses

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of approximately 6,100 Serta Zipper-Covered Foam Core Mattresses. Consumers…

Donald A. Caminiti

Tainted Milk Powder

The Chinese Health Ministry announced that more than 1200 infants have become ill from tainted milk powder, and a second child has died, according to a story in the USA Today. Investigators…

Donald A. Caminiti

Cancer Doctor Warns of Cell Phone Risk

A University of Pittsburgh doctor warned university faculty and staff Wednesday that cell phone use may cause increased risk of cancer. In a memo he sent to about 3,000 faculty and…

Donald A. Caminiti

Crib Mattress Presents Entrapment/Choking Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission today announced a voluntary recall of approximately 20,000 Simmons Kids Crib Mattresses becausesome of the crib mattresses can measure smaller than the 27…

Donald A. Caminiti

Bush Administration Hellbent on Protecting Wrongdoers

In its continuing effort to pander to big corporations, the Bush administration has found another quieter, more subtle way to make it more difficuilt for consumers to hold corportate wrongdoers…

Donald A. Caminiti

Dangerous children's toy recalled

Fun ‘N Games Magnetic Dart Boards
Henry Gordy International Inc., of Plainfield, N.J., in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPS), is voluntarily recalling more than…

Donald A. Caminiti

Seniors injured on escalators

More than 2,500 elderly people are injured while riding escalators each year, according to a new study. The report, published in the March issue of the journal Accident Analysis and Prevention,…

Donald A. Caminiti

Girl's Bicycles' recall – frame failure

Trek Recalls Girls Bicycles Due To Frame Failure WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, incooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntaryrecall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop usingrecalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: Trek MT220 Girls BicyclesUnits: About 49,000Importer: Trek Bicycle…

Karen Boe Gatlin

Antidepressants: Are Doctors Being Given Accurate Information

The Food and Drug Administration has determined that doctors and patients are receiving inaccurate information as to the effectiveness of antidepressants. Published data indicates that drugs such as Effexor and Zoloft are very effective in treating depression; however, unpublished data is contrary to the published information. Antidepressants are hugely profitable for the pharmaceutical…