Millions of toys are out there, and hundreds of new ones hit the stores each year
Toys are supposed to be fun and are an important part of any child’s development. But each year, scores of kids are treated in hospital emergency departments for toy-related injuries.
Manufacturers follow certain guidelines and label most new toys for specific age groups.
But perhaps the most important thing a parent can do is to supervise play. Choking is a particular risk for kids ages 3 or younger because they tend to put objects in their mouths.
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