Yesterday the CPSC and the FDA issued a joint statement warning parents not to use sleep positioners for their babies. They say that 12 infants have suffocated and died while using them over the past 13 years but it's unclear what prompted the timing of this warning or whether these products will be officially recalled. The warning applies to both flat and inclined mats with side bolsters.
As Apartment Therapy's Family Editor, Carrie covers design and modern homelife with children. A lapsed librarian, she lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two kids and is in contention to break the record for most hours spent at the playground.
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