• Doctors Call For A Ban On Infant Walkers

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    Despite improvements in safety, kids are still being injured using infant walkers
    Doctors telling parents not to use infant walkers isn't new - the call to ban the popular item dates back to the early 1990s. But now, a renewed plea from pediatricians calls for the U.S. to stop selling them, and parents should listen up.
    Dr. Benjamin Hoffman, the pediatrician who chairs the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Injury, Violence and Poison Prevention, doesn't mince words on his view of infant walkers. He tells NPR , “I view infant walkers as inherently dangerous objects that have no...
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  • Baby walkers still sending thousands of kids to ER despite warnings

    Baby walkers still sending thousands of kids to ER despite warnings

    1 month ago - By NBC News

    Baby walkers are an unnecessary and dangerous product, pediatricians say.
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