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As a pediatric gastroenterologist, I’ve seen my fair share of unusual objects in kids’ stomachs. Recently, I joined my colleagues in their concern for fidget spinners potentially causing serious harm to children. I treated an older child who swallowed a › Continue Reading

Playing it Safe

If you’ve already made your holiday shopping list, you might want to check it twice to make sure toys on the list are safe and age-appropriate. Age matters when it comes to kids’ toys, according to Dr. Mike Gittelman, emergency › Continue Reading

With the holiday shopping season in full swing, experts urge caution when it comes to buying gifts for the little ones on your list.  Doctors from the Comprehensive Children’s Injury Center at Cincinnati Children’s and the American Academy of Pediatrics urge › Continue Reading