What foods are choking hazards to preschoolers?

Avoid serving these foods or be sure to cut them into tiny pieces (no larger than one-half inch).
  • Carrot sticks or baby carrots
  • Popcorn
  • Cherry or grape tomatoes
  • Raisins
  • Chewing gum
  • Seeds
  • Hard candy
  • Snack chips
  • Hot dogs or sausages
  • Whole grapes
  • Nuts
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