FAQ: Lead poisoning in children - WNEM TV 5

FAQ: Lead poisoning in children

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The Center for Disease Control and Prevention said protecting children from exposure to lead is important to lifelong good health.

No safe blood lead level in children has been identified. Even low levels of lead in blood have been shown to affect IQ, ability to pay attention, and academic achievement. And effects of lead exposure cannot be corrected.

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