Ask Dr. Scott: Safe Toys Month reminds us to think before we purchase

Daily Republic
by Scott Anderson
11/29/27

I recently interviewed Dr. Tami Hendriksz, chairwoman of pediatrics at Touro University, on “Health Focus with Dr. Scott,” a show we film at Vallejo Community Access Television.

Hendriksz pointed out that, at early developmental stages, kids tend to put everything in their mouths. Button-sized batteries found in electronic toys are toxic when ingested.

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