Lisa Madigan's safe shopping guide now available for parents

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan

is giving a helping hand to parents during this Christmas shopping season.

Her office has released its annual

Safe Shopping Guide

In it parents can find details about recalled products and toys and household items that could pose a danger to children.

New to the guide this year is a section on food safety for people who have food allergies.

The guide is available on the

Attorney General's website

or by mail by calling the Attorney General's Recall Hotline at 1-888-414-7678.