Are Your Kids' Toys Making
Your Family Sick?
If you have young kids, you probably have an abundance of toys around the house. Those well-loved toys can be the largest culprits when it comes to spreading germs. Studies have shown that flu-like viruses can survive from 10 to 24 hours on plastic toys.
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