crib bumpers

Aaron Brown

Federal Safety Official Reminds Parents: Crib Bumpers Are Pointless, Possibly Dangerous

No one likes the idea of their baby’s soft noggin getting caught in a crib’s slats, but a federal safety official is reminding parents that crib bumpers don’t really keep your child safe, and they could be hazardous. [More]

Pediatricians: Crib Bumpers Of Any Sort Pose A Risk To Your Baby

Pediatricians: Crib Bumpers Of Any Sort Pose A Risk To Your Baby

In its latest effort to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, the American Academy of Pediatrics has recommended that parents just completely skip the whole idea of putting any sort of crib bumper — regardless of thickness — in their kids’ cribs.

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