constant companion of every crumb from the cradle to the school (or even longer) - is, of course, toys.First rattle karuselkah and hanging toys in the stroller, then the pyramid, cubes and rubber duck in the bath, etc.It toys with the baby spends the most time studying the world through them, trying them on taste and strength, falling asleep with them.Quality toys, as you know, are not cheap.Which is used by many unscrupulous manufacturers, throwing on the market is not just harmful, and sometimes extremely dangerous for children's health products.What toys most harmful?We understand.
- Toys with small parts
These include designers, toys, low-strength, low-quality soft toys with lots of plastic parts, Kinder Surprise and so forth. What is the danger?The kid can swallow toy element accidentally shove it into the ear canal or nose.Poor toy that baby can easily break, dismantle, tear bead or nose / glazik, pour stuffed balls - is a potential risk for the baby.
- Neokub and other magnetic designers
Pretty fancy toys that, despite the loud anti-advertising, still stubbornly bought by parents for children of all ages.What is the danger?Typically, a foreign object accidentally caught the child in the stomach, leaves when defecating.That is, the same plastic ball will itself in a day or two, and apart from my mother's hysteria is likely nothing bad will happen.With Magnetic Designer situation is quite different: swallowed in large quantities beads are attracted to each other within the gastrointestinal tract, which leads to very serious consequences.Even in this case, the operation will be very complicated and not always successful.Such toys should not buy kids aged "Try all tastes."
- Sets young chemist
Many parents are presents for the children seem to be correct and "developing".But the pursuit of science and the world around them often end in failure.Illiterate mixing reagents often leads to explosions and burns, trying to get electricity - fire, and so forth. Toys in this series are only relevant for older children and only for the game under parental supervision (and better with their parents).
- Musical toys
in toys of this kind there is nothing dangerous, if they are made of quality materials, produced with the strong fixation of all details and, most importantly, do not exceed the allowable noise level malyshni.Toy exceeding the permitted level of 85 dB can not only disrupt your child's hearing, but also lead to complete loss.Sound toys should be soft, not shrill, and playing with musical toy is recommended for 1 hour / day.
- toys made of PVC (polyvinyl chloride)
Unfortunately, they are banned everywhere except Russia.In our country, for some reason, so far, no one got around to ban toys from this toxic material.What is the danger?As part of PVC plasticizers present certain plastic toys for the future, and in contact with toys in his mouth (lick - this is the first place!), Along with saliva into the body crumbs fall phthalates, which accumulate in and cause serious illness.Recognize toy PVC is not difficult: it is cheap, bright, "warm", and tender to the touch (although elements of the headset from Barbie dolls, for example, can also be made from PVC) and has one of the labels - PVC, PVC, VINIL, the triangle of arrows with the number "3" inside.
- Soft toys
Hazardous such toys can be for the following reasons:
- low quality materials (toxic, mostly Chinese).For those who do not know, "discover America" - cheap synthetic materials can contain very hazardous substances.That is, dear singing purple hedgehog for 200 rubles can turn your child's serious health problems.
- small parts that are loose.Kids will love their teddy otkovyrivat friends eyes and bite their noses.
- Dust mites love these cozy "houses".
- villi toys to get into your mouth, child's airway.
- Every 4th cheap soft toy allergy, due to which the baby can face with asthma.
- Weapons, guns, darts
Such toys crumbs can buy only if he already knows what their danger, if the mother is not far in the game, and if the crumb is far from being a pipsqueak.According to statistics, it is because these toys often bring children to the emergency room.
- Kids motorcycles
very fashionable today toys for the kids.As soon I learned to sit toddler, mom and dad already have it under the Christmas tree motorcycle, tied with a bow.Bear without hesitation, that the child is not yet able to keep such a powerful toy under his control.Of course, you can set the minimum speed (if possible) and run side by side, but as a rule, injuries occur at precisely the moment when parents turned their backs, left the room, left the child at her grandmother and so on.
- Helicoptersflying fairies and other toys that are made and start to let go in free flight
This series of toys danger of injury that gets pipsqueak with a random touch running around the room toys.Until the cuts, lacerations and broken teeth.
- Rubber toys
danger of such poor quality toys is also very high - from the banal rash to severe allergies and even anaphylactic shock.If the toys from a mile away, "bears chemistry" and gaudy bright colors, it can not be categorically buy.As part of this "joy" can be and lead to arsenic and mercury, chromium and cadmium, and others.
buying a toy his crumbs, remember the basic rules of its selection:
- soothing colors andsounds, non-aggressive toys in general.
- High quality mounting parts and the base material.
- absence of sharp edges, protruding parts that can injure.
- durable coating of paint - that do not get dirty, do not wash off, no smell.
- toy should be regularly washed or washed.If you buy a toy does not involve these types of cleaning - it should be abandoned.
- Toys with ropes / cords or ribbons longer than 15 cm are prohibited for children to avoid accidental strangulation.
Buy your kids only quality toys (made of wood - the best and safest).Do not skimp on the health of children.