News


December 21, 2010

'Tis the season for toy safety

Health experts are urging parents to consider safety when buying items off your child's wish list this holiday season.

The must-have safe toys for your child should be age appropriate, made of safe materials and not pose a health hazard, like choking. The way a toy is packaged can also put your child at risk.

What about the toys your child receives as gifts?

Click here to read more about toy safety and what to watch for.
 
Read more about button batteries and the health hazard they pose.

Click here to find our how you can avoid taking your child to the emergency room this holiday season.

Bookmark Email Print Share this on Facebook SHARE Share this on Twitter Tweet RSS Feeds RSS

Latest Headlines

Press Releases

News Archive

Make text smaller Make text bigger
WRHA Accessibility Plan Icon
Wait Times
View the Winnipeg Health Region's current approximate Emergency Department and Urgent Care wait times.

View wait times
Find Services
Looking for health services in Winnipeg?

Call Health Links-Info Sante at 788-8200

Search 211 Manitoba

Explore alternatives to emergency departments at MyRightCare.ca

Find a Doctor
Mobile App
Use your phone to find information about wait times and health services in Winnipeg. Download the Connected Care mobile app for iPhone today!

Learn more
Wave Magazine
The September / October 2017 issue of Wave, Winnipeg's health and wellness magazine, is now available online.

Read more
Contact Us
Do you have any comments or concerns?

Click here to contact us
Careers
The Winnipeg Health Region has a variety of career opportunities to suit your unique goals and needs.

Visit our Careers site
WRHA Logo Help| Terms of Use | Contact Us | En français