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Lead Hazards in Some Holiday Toys and Toy Jewelry | CDC Features lead  hazards  toys  holiday  CDC Features  holiday toys  toy jewelry 

Protect children from potential lead hazards in some holiday toys and toy jewelry.

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Very High Blood Lead Levels Among Adults - United States,2002-2011 lead  adults  among  very  blood  levels 

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Childhood Lead Exposure Associated with the Use of Kajal, anEye Cosmetic from Afghanistan - Albuquerque, New Mexico,2013 cosmetic  lead  childhood  mexico  exposure  kajal  afghanistan  albuquerque 

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Preventing Chronic Disease | Trends in Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Blood Lead Levels Among Youths and Adults in the United States: The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999"2008 - CDC lead  youth  health  survey  disease  chronic  adults  states  tobacco  smoke  smoking  CDC  cigarette  national  among  trends  blood  levels  exposure  youths 

Tobacco smoke is a source of exposure to thousands of toxic chemicals including lead, a chemical of longstanding public health concern. We assessed trends in blood lead levels in youths and adults with cotinine-verified tobacco smoke exposure by using 10 years of data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.

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Assessment of Blood Lead Levels Among Children Aged ?5 Years— Zamfara State, Nigeria, June–July 2012 lead  state  children  assessment  years  among  nigeria  blood  levels  zamfara  junejuly 

Muhammed Bashir, MD1, Nasir Umar-Tsafe, MSc1, Kabiru Getso, MBBS1, Ibrahim M. Kaita, MSc1, Abdulsalami Nasidi, PhD2; Nasir Sani-Gwarzo MD2; Patrick Nguku, MD3, Lora Davis, DVM3, Mary Jean Brown ScD4 (Author affiliations at end of text).

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Lead lead  health  research  science  environment  michigan  cardiovascular  water  kidney  Infertility  environmental agents  lead exposure  ntp  gas  toxicology  IQ  Flint  paint  metal  nerve 

Lead is a naturally occurring metal found deep within the ground. It occurs in small amounts in ore, along with other elements such as silver, zinc or copper.

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CDC

Managing Hazardous Materials Incidents lead  asbestos  dioxins  arsenic  mercury  cabs  toxfaqs  pcb  tce  perchlorate 

By Congressional mandate, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) produces "toxicological profiles" for hazardous substances found at National Priorities List (NPL) sites.

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CDC

Lead - Prevention Tips lead  surveillance  data  screening  EPA  NHANES  CDC Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch  blood lead level  childhood lead poisoning  LPPB  lead funding  lead hazard  toxicity  chelation  lead testing  risk assessment  lead and pregnancy  global lead  international lead  lead research 

The Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program is committed to the Healthy People goal of eliminating elevated blood lead levels in children by 2020. CDC continues to assist state and local childhood lead poisoning prevention programs, to provide a scientific basis for policy decisions, and to ensure that health issues are addressed in decisions about housing and the environment.

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What Do Parents Need to Know to Protect Their Children? - New Blood Lead Level Information lead  surveillance  data  screening  EPA  NHANES  CDC Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch  blood lead level  childhood lead poisoning  LPPB  lead funding  lead hazard  toxicity  chelation  lead testing  risk assessment  lead and pregnancy  global lead  international lead  lead research 

Protecting children from exposure to lead is important to lifelong good health. 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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CDC

Lead - State and Local Programs - Louisiana Data, Statistics and Surveillance lead  surveillance  data  screening  EPA  NHANES  CDC Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch  blood lead level  childhood lead poisoning  LPPB  lead funding  lead hazard  toxicity  chelation  lead testing  risk assessment  lead and pregnancy  global lead  international lead  lead research 

The Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program is committed to the Healthy People goal of eliminating elevated blood lead levels in children by 2020. CDC continues to assist state and local childhood lead poisoning prevention programs, to provide a scientific basis for policy decisions, and to ensure that health issues are addressed in decisions about housing and the environment.

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Lead - State and Local Programs - Rhode Island Data, Statistics and Surveillance lead  surveillance  data  screening  EPA  NHANES  CDC Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch  blood lead level  childhood lead poisoning  LPPB  lead funding  lead hazard  toxicity  chelation  lead testing  risk assessment  lead and pregnancy  global lead  international lead  lead research 

The Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program is committed to the Healthy People goal of eliminating elevated blood lead levels in children by 2020. CDC continues to assist state and local childhood lead poisoning prevention programs, to provide a scientific basis for policy decisions, and to ensure that health issues are addressed in decisions about housing and the environment.

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Lead - Tips - Sources of Lead - Candy lead  surveillance  data  screening  EPA  NHANES  CDC Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch  blood lead level  childhood lead poisoning  LPPB  lead funding  lead hazard  toxicity  chelation  lead testing  risk assessment  lead and pregnancy  global lead  international lead  lead research 

The Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program is committed to the Healthy People goal of eliminating elevated blood lead levels in children by 2020. CDC continues to assist state and local childhood lead poisoning prevention programs, to provide a scientific basis for policy decisions, and to ensure that health issues are addressed in decisions about housing and the environment.

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Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program - PLPYC 91 Appendix 1 lead  surveillance  screening  CDC Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch  blood lead level  childhood lead poisoning  LPPB  lead funding  lead hazard  toxicity  chelation  lead testing  risk assessment  lead and pregnancy  lead data  lead case management  lead in homes 

The Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program is committed to the Healthy People goal of eliminating elevated blood lead levels in children by 2020. CDC continues to assist state and local childhood lead poisoning prevention programs, to provide a scientific basis for policy decisions, and to ensure that health issues are addressed in decisions about housing and the environment.

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