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EPA Proposes Cuts to Programs that Protect Children from Lead Poisoning


The Nonprofit Quarterly (registration) - Apr 18, 2017
The story explains how proposed funding cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency will undermine state and local efforts to address childhood lead poisoning. This could portend a change of strategy for lead poisoning advocates who depend upon federal ...
 

Brooklyn school has more lead in its water than Flint


New York Post - Apr 18, 2017
“If you were the unlucky student who went to that fountain and was exposed to 15,000 ppb, there is almost no doubt you would get some level of lead poisoning,” said Marc Edwards, a civil engineering professor at Virginia Tech. It was unclear how many ...
 

Two young eagles found near local waters die of lead poisoning


Glens Falls Post-Star - Apr 13, 2017
A young bald eagle that was found ill from lead poisoning near the Batten Kill in Greenwich died Wednesday after nearly three weeks of rehabilitation efforts, the second local eagle to die from lead exposure in a matter of weeks. The deaths have ...
 

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Lead Poisoning: The Pencil Art of Geof Darrow


by: Geof Darrow
Geof Darrow's slick, precise inks and stunning detail have amazed comics fans for decades, from his early work with Moebius; to Hardboiled, his first collaboration with Frank Miller; to the overwhelming excess of his current series, Shaolin Cowboy.

Now Darrow provides incredible insight into his process by sharing the pencil drawings behind his meticulous inks in a huge hardcover collection. Featuring the pencils behind well-known covers and never-before-seen drawings alike, .
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Lead Poisoning in Childhood


This resource examines the causes and consequences of childhood lead poisoning, offers cost-effective prevention strategies, and explores crucial legislation that can and should protect children at risk. Information on screening tests, nutrition, treatment guidelines, and safe environmental abatement techniques will help pediatricians, physicians, social workers, and nurses understand, treat, and eliminate lead poisoning in children.
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Lead Wars: The Politics of Science and the Fate of America's Children


by: Gerald Markowitz, David Rosner
In this incisive examination of lead poisoning during the past half century, Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner focus on one of the most contentious and bitter battles in the history of public health. Lead Wars details how the nature of the epidemic has changed and highlights the dilemmas public health agencies face today in terms of prevention strategies and chronic illness linked to low levels of toxic exposure. The authors use the opinion by Maryland’s Court of Appeals—which considered whether researchers at Johns Hopkins University’s prestigious Kennedy Krieger Institute (KKI) engaged in unethical research on 108 African-American children—as a springboard to ask fundamental questions about the practice and future of public health.
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Lead is a Silent Hazard


by: Richard M. Stapleton
Called "the most serious pollution problem facing children" by The New York Times (4/16/94), lead poisoning could still be acquired from 75 percent of the homes in America. Now, this first-of-its-kind guide covers all possible sources of lead to inform parents and other consumers. Written by a former CBS News environmental writer whose own son was poisoned by lead.
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Lead Poisoning - Everything You Need To Know - Dr. Nabil Ebraheim


Dr. Ebraheim's educational animated video describes the condition of lead poisoning, provides a very easy to understand images and explanations, teaches ...
 

Public health nightmare: Lead poisoning in Fresno, CA


Children in Fresno, California, are suffering from lead poisoning at levels nearly three times higher than their counterparts in infamous Flint, Michigan.
 

The effects of Flint's lead poisoning disaster


Dr. Sanjay Gupta visits with a family in Flint, Michigan, and learns how the contaminated water has harmed them.
 

Silent Menace: Lead poisoning in Lancaster County


Lead causes delayed language and motor skills. It can affect a child's behavior and attention span. The effects can't be reversed. Nationally, childhood exposure ...
 

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