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Are Your Holiday Candles Putting Your Family in Danger?

If you bought holiday candles to decorate your home, you should probably take a moment to check that they are safe to use. Yankee Candles, one of the largest candle manufacturers in the country, has recently put out a recall on multiple hazardous products. The recall includes more than 32,000 candles in the company’s scented candles line. These products have a chance of shattering when lit, which can lead to laceration injuries. Which Holiday Candles Are Under Recall? Not all the company’s candles are dangerous. It’s only a small list of products released between September and November of 2016. Watch out for all the following items: Sea Salt & Coral Blackberry & Sage Apple Blossom & Honey Sugarcane & Sandalwood Cinnamon & Cedar If you have purchased any of these products, Yankee Candle has requested that you stop using them immediately, and return them for a full refund. Will These…
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These Popular Products Could Give You Food Poisoning

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced a series of recalls on numerous food products, because of food poisoning risks. The recall involves any foods made from certain sources of powdered milk, including waffles, cheeses and kettle chips. The issue is due to fears of a possible salmonella outbreak at supplier factories. There has been a total of eight recalls so far. The contaminations did not occur in products sold directly to customers, but still might have affected ingredients used in popular food items. This has caused several businesses to take their products off the shelves. Could You Get Food Poisoning from Your Groceries? Not every company that uses the contaminated ingredients has issued a recall, but so far there have been no reports of people getting sick. If you are concerned, here is a full list of the items that are now under recall: Publix Super…
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Are Teething Tablets Putting Your Child in Danger?

Homeopathic teething tablets for children may have caused 10 deaths and more than 400 reported incidents of adverse effects, according to a report from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The undesirable effects include vomiting, fever, tremors, agitation, lethargy and shortness of breath. The FDA is now warning parents and other caregivers to stop using the tablets, and to see a doctor immediately if they suspect any issues due to the product. Why Are the Teething Tables Dangerous? The FDA have not yet identified the link between the tablets and the connected medical issues. An investigation is still underway to uncover why so many children experience major issues after using the product. Major retailers such as Walgreens and CVS have already pulled the products from their shelves. A representative from Hyland, which makes the tablets, denies that there is evidence to suggest that the product causes any harm to…
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