Dr. Brown Issues Pacifier Holder Recall Citing Choking HazardHandi-Craft is recalling more than 600,000 "Dr. Brown's Lovey" pacifier and teether products sold in the U.S. and Canada because of a choking hazard.
Munchkin Recalls 180,000 PacifiersAbout 180,000 pacifiers have been recalled due to a choking hazard. The CPSC said that the recall involves Munchkin's Latch lightweight pacifiers and clips, which are sold as a set.
"Baby Friendly" Hospitals Making Nurseries, Pacifiers ObsoleteThere is a major shift happening inside North Texas hospitals. Some medical facilities are closing their nurseries and pacifiers are disappearing from the maternity wards.
Pacifiers May Hinder Emotional Growth In BoysNew research suggests pacifier use may have long-lasting behavioral effects on a boy's emotional growth.