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FDA Warns Probiotics May Cause Infections, Death

Our lawyers investigate fungal and other infections caused by dietary supplements called probiotics. These dietary supplements have live bacteria and/or yeast in them. In many cases, patients with fungal infections do not know the source of the infection. Dietary supplements…

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Bacterial Probiotics, Newborns May be At Risk for Infection

New research suggests bacterial probiotics may be associated with dangerous infections in newborn babies. Between February 2012 and August 2013, an outbreak of vancomycin resistant Enterococcus (VRE) in infants in a hospital NICU. Infants sickened in the outbreak were part…

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ABC Dophilus Recall, Baby Death

A fungal infection in a premature baby prompted Solgar® to recall its ABC Dophilus® Powder, a probiotic sold as a dietary supplement for babies and children.  The product can be purchased over the counter for use at home and is…

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5 Deaths and 64 Injuries Prevented with New Child Car Seat Testing

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has proposed side-impact testing for car seats sold for use by children weighing up to 40 pounds. These tests are part of an upgrade to the federal motor vehicle…

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Nap Nanny Recall Lawyer Providing Free Consultations

Attorney Fred Pritzker is our lead child safety lawyer. He is providing free consultations here to parents whose children have been injured or killed by Nap Nanny recliners. After years of issues with Nap Nanny products and 5 baby deaths,…

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Baby Dies in School Bus and Van Crash in MN

A 4-month-old baby died after being injured in an accident between a school bus and a van in North Branch, Minnesota, according to North Branch Police. Although slick roads appear to be a factor in the crash, the investigation is…

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Incubator Recall Due to Risk of Baby Injury and Death, Hypoxia and Hyperthemia Possible

Our child safety lawyers are warning hospitals and parents of premature babies that the Giraffe Incubator and Giraffe OmniBed may randomly delete stored information and enter new information in its place (over-write) when the device turns “on” or recovers from…

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Listeria Food Poisoning during Pregnancy: Risk of Miscarriage, Stillbirth High

Attorney Fred Pritzker is one of the few lawyers in the nation who has won money for women who lost babies from Listeria food poisoning. “My clients had never heard of Listeria before losing their unborn babies,” said Fred. “Much…

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Nap Nanny Lawsuit Continues as CPSC Tries to Force a Recall after Baby Deaths

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has filed a lawsuit against Baby Matters LLC in an attempt to force the company to recall its Nap Nanny and Nap Nanny Chill products. The Nap Nanny was recalled in 2010…

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Target Pajamas Recall Due to Risk of Burn Injuries to Children, Circo Blanket Sleepers

Attorney Fred Pritzker is warning consumers of a recall of Target pajamas because they do not meet the federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear (16 C.F.R. Parts 1615 & 1616). If a child wearing the pajamas, girl’s Circo blanket sleepers,…

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Amazon Recall of Nap Nanny Baby Recliners Due to Risk of Wrongful Death

Amazon and three other retailers have agreed to participate in a recall of Nap Nanny baby recliners, which have been linked to baby deaths. The other retailers include Buy Buy Baby, Diapers.com and Toys R Us/Babies R Us. At the…

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Nap Nanny Manufacturer, Baby Matters, Sued

Five babies had to die in a Nap Nanny infant recliner before the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) finally took action and sued the manufacturer, Baby Matters, LLC, of Berwyn, Pennsylvania. Two of the three Nap Nanny models were…