Study finds that exisiting health thresholds for
lead intake are harmful for children
The BBC reports that:   
   
Young children's exposure to lead in the environment is harming their intellectual and emotional development, according to UK researchers.   
   
The researchers say the toxic effects of lead on the central nervous system are obvious even below the current so-called safe level of lead in the blood.    
   
Link: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/825963 ... 
Posted: 17/09/2009 By: Professor Paul Bardos



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