Latest Blood lead level Stories
Emotional and behavioral problems show up even with low exposure to lead, and as blood lead levels increase in children, so do the problems.
Elevated blood lead levels appear to be associated with teacher-reported behavioral problems in a study of preschool children in China.
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Nearly half a million children living in the United States have elevated blood lead levels that may cause significant damage to their health, estimates the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Lead is a common element but is found in old paints (including those once used on children's toys), soil, old piping, water, and the atmosphere from lead-containing vehicular fuels, even drinking vessels.
An initiative in St. Louis targeted the homes of pregnant women to receive inspection and remediation of lead hazards before the birth of a child.
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