A car seat is the only consumer product required by law in all 50 states, but critics argue that many of those seats are unnecessarily exposing kids to potentially dangerous … Read More...
In Depth: NewsMom Original Editorials
One of the most common questions I get about my reporting on chemical flame retardants in car seats can be summed up with this Facebook comment on one of my posts:Look at how many of us survived... using car seats. Then look at the ones who survived before car seats were … [Continue...]
What began as a NewsMom editorial about "Concerning Flame Retardants in Orbit Baby and Other Car Seats" expanded into a six month KPIX-CBS investigation exposing false advertising, legal loopholes and outdated federal regulations that systematically expose millions of … [Continue...]
A chill ran through my body and I immediately felt sick to my stomach when I read this NextDoor post from a local mom. The tale of her child's virtual kidnapping is literally one of the most terrifying things I've ever read.For years, we've covered the "grandparent" scam: … [Continue...]