Thousands of expanding toys recalled

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WASHINGTON- A toy that grows in water is being recalled so it doesn’t expand inside children’s stomachs.recall

The recall covers more than 26,000 “Be Amazing! Monster Science Growing Spiders” toys.

The package comes with ‘eggs’ that can grow to eight times their size when they come in contact with water.

However, the same thing can happen if they are ingested.

The kits were sold across the country from August 2011 through last month.

For more information, visit the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s website.