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2010-03-15 11:00:00

BECKLEY, W.Va., March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- UniCare Health Plan of West Virginia, Inc. (UniCare), and Power Country 105.9/Southern Communications Corporation are working together to replenish the baby pantry at the Dream Center, which is part of the Fishes and Loaves outreach of the Church of God Family Worship Center, during the Love the Little Ones Nursery Drive. The Love the Little Ones Nursery Drive will begin on Monday, March 15 at the Dream Center and will conclude on Friday, March 26 at...

2009-08-31 15:05:02

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of Baby Jogger City Mini strollers due to a fall hazard. About 41,000 jogging strollers were imported from China by Baby Jogger LLC of Richmond, Va., and sold nationwide from November 2007 through July 2009 for $220 to $400. The restraining belt buckle could break or unlatch, posing a threat to a child in the stroller, the commission said. The strollers come in a variety of colors, but all include the words City Mini...

2009-07-21 07:15:00

NEWARK, Calif., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Orbit Baby Inc., makers of thoughtfully designed premium-quality infant-to-toddler strollers and car seat systems, announced today that it is continuing to see substantial growth for the entire family of Orbit Baby products including the proprietary Orbit Infant System. The company has also achieved positive cash flow and profitability despite difficult economic conditions. Year-to-date sales in 2009 are up 47 percent over 2008 levels; this comes...

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2009-07-14 09:18:08

The team of researchers from the Applus+ Chair has designed a load limiter that reduces the pressure on the chest area by absorbing part of the energy produced in a frontal impact. The system reduces the speed at which the child is thrown forward and back into the seat, a movement that leads to serious injury in many accidents.David Gallegos and Paco Liesa, researchers with the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) Applus+ Automobile Safety Chair, have developed a textile load limiter for...

2009-06-02 14:41:58

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of Bugaboo Bee Strollers due to a risk of brakes failing. One or more of the brakes can fail, causing the stroller to roll if left on an incline, the commission said in a statement. No injuries have been reported, but the company has received 121 reports of brake failure, the commission said. The strollers, sold in blue, khaki, pink, yellow and black, were imported from Taiwan by Bugaboo Design & Sales North America...

2008-12-02 09:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Stroller Strides, the country's largest and fastest-growing exercise program for new moms and their babies, has announced that Pampers, a leader in baby care for more than 40 years, has signed on as the company's premier sponsor for 2009. The new partnership will strengthen the companies' shared mission of caring for babies, toddlers and moms. "We are thrilled to have Pampers as our premier sponsor," said Lisa Druxman, founder of Stroller Strides. "In...

2008-10-01 12:00:07

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) - The route goes past orangutans, lions and crocodiles and the pace is breakneck. No, it's not an episode of "The Amazing Race" in some remote African location. We're talking Stroller Strides at the National Zoo, right smack in the middle of the District of Columbia. The participants? New moms - working off their pregnancy pounds with strength and cardio exercises - and their babies, who spend the hour in strollers eating Cheerios, playing with their feet and,...

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2008-08-28 09:10:00

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: Phil & Teds e3 Single Buggy, e3 Twin Buggy and sport v1 Single Buggy Strollers (an additional 425 e3 Twin Buggy Strollers were recalled on May 5, 2006) Units: About 44,000 Importer: Regal Lager Inc., of Kennesaw, Ga. Hazard: The...

2008-07-18 09:00:20

By STORY AND PHOTOS BY MAMTA POPAT Stephanie Gambill always thought of herself as in shape - until she attended the Baby Boot Camp at Park Place Mall on Saturday. This was her first class, and afterward she wanted to come back for more. Alysa Bajenaru is a personal trainer. After giving birth to her son, she still wanted to help people with their exercise goals and take care of her child. Bajenaru runs the Baby Boot Camp four times a week at the shopping mall. In the fall, she'll move the...

2005-07-07 14:51:44

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Graco Children's Products Inc. has agreed to recall more than 1.1 million strollers because of a risk of collapsing, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said on Thursday. The company is recalling approximately 1 million Duo Tandem and about 143,000 MetroLite strollers because they "fail to latch properly and unexpectedly collapse while in use," the CPSC said in a statement. Graco has received reports of 529 stroller collapses, causing 264 injuries to...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.