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#1 of 2 Old 04-02-2008, 12:09 PM - Thead Starter
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In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), MEGA Brands America Inc., of Livingston, N.J., is voluntarily recalling about 1.1 million Magtastik and Magnetix Jr. Pre-school Magnetic Toys. Magnets in the small flexible parts of the animals, vehicles and building sets can detach. Magnets found by young children can be swallowed or aspirated. If more than one magnet is swallowed, the magnets can attract each other and cause intestinal perforations or blockages, which can be fatal.
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08223.html

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Oh dear, I gave several of these to my 6 yr old nephews.
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