This everyday food is a lethal choking hazard

It’s dangerous to give very young children whole grapes, say emergency doctors who want GPs to flag the issue with parents.

Writing in The Archives of Disease in Childhood, they describe three cases of young children, all of whom required emergency treatment, after eating grapes.

One case involved a five-year-old who started choking while eating whole grapes at after-school care. Prompt and

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