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Window Covering Safety Council

The Consumer Product Safety Commission and the Window Covering Safety Council are offering free repair kits for looped window cords, to prevent possible strangulation. Call 800-506-4636.

Back to Sleep

The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) offers two free brochures geared toward preventing sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). One covers SIDS prevention; the other answers frequently asked questions. Additionally, a free informational video is available. Call 800-505-CRIB.

Association for the Care of Children's Health (ACCH)

Free brochure for parents on C.A.L.M., a four-step course of action to follow when your child gets a fever. The plan gives information on dosage, fever management, and easing anxiety. Call 800-997-CALM.

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

Free booklet entitled 1998 Family Shopping Guide to Car Seats. Contains information on what to look for, use tips, and an extensive list of different types of seats. Send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: 1998 Shopping Guide, PO Box 927, Dept. C, Elk Grove Village, IL 60009-0927.
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Date:Mar 22, 1999
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