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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...

2005-07-07 10:14:36

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...

2004-12-01 03:00:11

At first, Julia DeCredico pushed her three toddlers - Claudia, Joseph and Davis - in a stroller to help calm them down when fussy. Now, the 22-month-old triplets go on morning strolls with their mother, regardless of their moods. That's because it's mom's time to exercise. "This is mommy's turn, whether they cry or not. They have to help mommy be healthy," she said. "Walking is the perfect thing for a stay-at-home mom with small kids." Ms. DeCredico exercises through Stroller...

2004-12-01 00:00:07

ALPHARETTA, Ga. - At first, Julia DeCredico pushed her triplets in a stroller to help calm them down when fussy. Now she takes 22- month-old Claudia, Joseph and Davis on morning strolls regardless of their moods. That's because it's mom's time to exercise. "This is mommy's turn, whether they cry or not. They have to help mommy be healthy," she said. "Walking is the perfect thing for a stay-at-home mom with small kids." DeCredico exercises through Stroller Strides, a national fitness...

2004-11-29 18:00:11

ALPHARETTA, Ga. - At first, Julia DeCredico pushed her triplets in a stroller to help calm them down when fussy. Now she takes 22- month-old Claudia, Joseph and Davis on morning strolls regardless of their moods. That's because it's mom's time to exercise. "This is mommy's turn, whether they cry or not. They have to help mommy be healthy," she said. "Walking is the perfect thing for a stay-at-home mom with small kids." DeCredico exercises through Stroller Strides, a national fitness...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.