-- Robert Preidt
THURSDAY, Dec. 15 (HealthDay News) -- Toys are a major part of
children's fun and excitement during the holiday season, so parents
and others need to make sure the toys are safe, experts say.
Read all warning labels carefully before buying a toy and
consider the child's age, interests and skill levels, advise
doctors at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and the
American Academy of Pediatrics.
Among their other recommendations and warnings:
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has more about
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