Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Worried About Lead in Your Child's Toys?

Several toys made in China have recently been recalled because of dangerous levels of lead which can be a health hazard to children. Click on the title above to see how lead can effect children. An additional site about lead in toys may be found at: http://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/faq/jewelry.htm

Additionally, the Consumer Product Safety Commission has a homepage which lists the recall of specific toys (such as Barbie and Batman). Click on the following to see the recall list: http://www.cpsc.gov/ Children are more at risk for health problems from lead than adults.