Kids Toy-Related Injuries

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Children Health and Wellness | 0 comments

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If you’re shopping for kids this holiday season, there are certain toys you want to avoid. A study published online Dec. 1, 2014 in the journal Clinical Pediatrics reviewed data from the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System from 1990-2011, finds 40 percent increase in toy-related injuries. Most injuries were associated with the collapsible, lightweight, foot-powered scooter.

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To read more about the results of this publication, click here.

Parents and gift-givers can help prevent toy-related injuries. For Toy Safety Tips, click here.

 

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