Sep 19 2014

RECALL: Ace Bayou Corp. Bean Bag Chairs

Suffocation Hazard

by: Mummy Buzz

Health Canada has recalled the above bean bag chairs, as children may ingest the polystyrene foam beads inside the chairs, which pose a suffocation hazard. 

While no incidents have been reported to Health Canada, two children (a 13-year-old boy and three-year-old girl) climbed inside the chairs and died after inhaling its foam beads.

Sep 19 2014

Is This LCBO Poster Offensive To Pregnant Women?

Love your body, love your baby

by: Mummy Buzz

If you've been to the LCBO lately, then you may have seen this poster urging pregnant women not to drink lest they harm their baby. Sounds reasonable enough, right? Yet the campaign with FASworld Canada that ran from Aug. 25 to Sept. 12 to raise awareness of the risks of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder rubbed at least one customer the wrong way.

Sep 18 2014

Ladies, You May Wish To Reconsider Buying The New iPhone 6

"Will it fit in my pocket?"is The $300 question

by: Mummy Buzz

Some people are saying the new iPhone 6 Plus may not be a good fit—literally—for women. Sexist drivel or a legitimate concern? You see, the new model is large, possibly too large to fit comfortably in woman-sized pockets and woman-sized hands.

Ridiculous as it may sound, such pragmatics could actually curb sales of the iPhone 6 Plus, or at least lead to a lot of bitching by women whose phones keep dropping out of their back pockets.

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