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how can i prevent choking in an infant i babysit?

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Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Safety. The environment must be safe. Make sure any small objects, toy parts, are not within in reach of a curious infant. The child should be under your observation at all times. And, you need to avoid foods that maybe choking hazards, nuts, hard candy, whole hot dogs, etc.
Answered on Jun 9, 2012

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