Pediatricians Urge Shopping Cart Restrictions for Kids

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By Admin on August 07, 2006 12:22 PM

A national pediatricians' organization urged parents to stop putting their children in shopping carts on family trips to the grocery store. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), comprised of more than 60,000 pediatricians, cited the growing number of shopping cart-related injuries (and potential defects in the design of the carts themselves) as evidence of the need for a safer alternative to the placement of kids in shopping carts.