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How do I know if my baby's clothes are fire-safe?

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Labels on your baby's sleepwear will tell you whether it needs to be worn snugly to be fire-retardant or if the fabric itself is flame-retardant. But be aware: Scientists haven’t closely studied the long-term health effects of the chemicals that make fabrics fire-resistant. Some research has linked some of these chemicals to health problems, including delayed physical and mental development, thyroid trouble, and problems with thinking and memory.

From: How to Choose Baby Clothes WebMD Medical Reference

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National Safety Council.

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The Mayo Clinic.

The University of Michigan Health System. 

FDA.

Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed by Renee A. Alli on February 03, 2019

SOURCES: 

National Safety Council.

Sutter Health.

The Mayo Clinic.

The University of Michigan Health System. 

FDA.

Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed by Renee A. Alli on February 03, 2019

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