Toy recall, report signal small-battery dangers

This undated handout photo provided by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) shows a pair of Chuck E. Cheese light-up toy eyeglasses. More than 1.2 million Chuck E. Cheese rings and toy eyeglasses were recalled Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010, over concerns that children might swallow the small battery inside the toys. (AP Photo/CPSC)

September 21, 2010 8:18:19 AM PDT
Swallowing button batteries can be fatal or cause serious harm, and research suggests that severe injuries in children, though relatively scarce, are on the rise.

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