FDA Warns That Therapy Tool Could Endanger Babies With Developmental Delays
[Source: Disability Scoop]
Regulators are warning that a device used in water therapy for babies with developmental disabilities could lead to death or serious injury.
The Food and Drug Administration says that parents, caregivers and health care providers should not use what are known as baby neck floats for water therapy intervention, particularly with babies who have developmental delays or other disabilities including spina bifida, spinal muscular atrophy type 1, Down syndrome and cerebral palsy.
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