By David Mittleman

A magnetic toy

Magnet Toys Dangerous for Children

The increasingly popular small, round toy magnets may be a lot of fun for children, but they’re also spelling big trouble for some. Christin Rivas, age 14, was playing with the magnets at school and having a great time as she used them to make shapes or perform “magic tricks” by placing a pen on the top of her desk and a magnet underneath and watching the pen “float” across the desk top. Unfortunately, Christin’s fun was cut short when she decided to place the magnets in her mouth for a …read more