FDA Questions Safety...

Ever have one of those days where you just wish you could inject caffeine into your system and be on your way? Well, while you can’t get a direct shot to your blood apparently you can just breathe in the caffeine without the damaging effects of drinking energy drinks, shots, or pills....

Tumblekins Toys Reca...

As if parents do not worry for their child’s safety enough already, there has been another recall of a child’s toy. Late last week the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in conjunction with International Playthings LLC, announced the voluntary recall of several Tumblekins play sets....

Arsenic Found in Bab...

The journal Environmental Health Perspectives has just released a study that has found that organic brown rice syrup and other rice products contain arsenic. This ingredient is used in various food products including organic and gluten-free foods and even baby formula. Arsenic can be deadly...

Single-Cup Coffee Ma...

The Consumer Product Safety Commission in conjunction with BSH Home Appliances Corp., have issued a voluntary recall of Tassimo Single-Cup Brewers. This recall applies to about 835,000 units in the United States. Their coffee makers have a defect in the ‘T Disc’ which holds the coffee or tea...

Consumer Groups Urge...

Various consumer groups are on edge as the Consumer Product Safety Commission continues to avoid recalling one baby product that poses a significant hazard. The product in question is the Bumbo Baby Seats, manufactured by Bumbo International of South Africa. The seats are meant to help babies...

Consumer Reports Put...

Consumer Reports has designated the Dream on Me Bistro high chair as a “Don’t Buy: Safety Risk.” Consumer Reports states that the high chair lacks key safety features designed to prevent a small child from sliding out of the seat or possibly getting entrapped and strangled during a fall. The...