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About 17% of food-related asphyxiations are caused by hot dogs.
"If you were to take the best engineers in the world and try to design the perfect plug for a child's airway, it would be a hot dog," says statement author Gary Smith, director of the Center for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. "I'm a pediatric emergency doctor, and to try to get them out once they're wedged in, it's almost impossible."
Originally posted by noonebutme
As someone already said, why would you want to let your kids eat that junk in the first place..?
Originally posted by schrodingers dog
I wish they had hot dog warnings when I was growing up ... wouldn't need an eyepatch now.
Plus some folks do strange stuff ...
Anyhoot, tip waitress, try veal ... I'm going back to sleep.
Originally posted by Manouche
100% of food-related asphyxiations are caused by ingesting food. It's time to consider outlawing it. Well, at least for the uneducated people, it's too dangerous for them, we have a duty to protect them.