Dr Mark Rosenthal


Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine

also specialist in Food Allergies & Disorders of Sleep

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T: 0207 351 8754

E: s.harvey@rbht.nhs.uk

A:The Royal Brompton Hospital, London, SW3 6NP

Are Second Hand Toys Safe for Your Child?

Buying or borrowing old toys, clothes and other essentials for your baby can be a great way to save money, reduce your environmental impact or refresh memories of your own childhood. However, your private paediatrician in London wants to remind you that it is important to be aware of the health risks that can be associated with some older items. Most parents are aware that it is not a good idea to use an old mattress or car seat, but recent research has reminded us that older toys can also be hazardous. Read More