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What's the best play equipment for our backyard?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
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In brief: Safety First

1st rule is for the toys and/or equipment to be safe.
2nd is that the activities available be age appropriate. 3rd is that they should stimulate the senses, such as muscle movement, sight and sound.

In brief: Safety First

1st rule is for the toys and/or equipment to be safe.
2nd is that the activities available be age appropriate. 3rd is that they should stimulate the senses, such as muscle movement, sight and sound.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Steven Neish
Pediatrics - Cardiology

In brief: No perfect answer

Play equipment depends on the age of your children and your involvement.
No equipment is absolutely always risk free. Some equipment, such as trampolines, have higher risk if not properly supervised. Generally, the standard equipment, if well designed and properly assembled, is safe and helps children develop useful talents. They are all superior to video games and tv!

In brief: No perfect answer

Play equipment depends on the age of your children and your involvement.
No equipment is absolutely always risk free. Some equipment, such as trampolines, have higher risk if not properly supervised. Generally, the standard equipment, if well designed and properly assembled, is safe and helps children develop useful talents. They are all superior to video games and tv!
Dr. Steven Neish
Dr. Steven Neish
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