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Another death reported in recalled baby chair

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - The recalled infant recliner known as the Nap Nanny has claimed yet another life.

An 8-month-old baby girl from Hopatcong, New Jersey was secured into the chair by a belt, but was later found hanging over its side, trapped between the chair and a crib bumper.

Parents, are being warned once again, not to use the chairs. Several children have died in them, the Consumer Products and Safety Commission says.

The Nap Nanny was designed to mimic the curves of a baby car seat, elevating an infant slightly to help reduce reflux, gas, stuffiness or other problems.

The CPSC says the chairs are not being sold in stores any longer but are still a popular product at yard sales, online auctions or as hand-me-down gifts.

"The products are hazardous and it is illegal to sell or resell them," the CPSC says.
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