Lead in the bloodstream may cause violent behavior and multiple sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s Disease). Products containing lead include jewelry, house paints, and mini-blinds made overseas.
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Lead and multiple sclerosis
The Journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners
Lead in Jewelry
California Department of Toxic Substances Control
Lead has often been used in jewelry, to make the article heavier, brighten colors, and to stabilize or soften plastic. However, lead can be dangerous, even deadly when used in jewelry.
Lead Exposure In Children Affects Brain And Behavior
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiarty
No. 45; Updated November 2004
Lead smelter in Herculaneum, MO set to close in 2013
Oct. 9, 2010
National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
Lead-Free Kids for a Healthy Future
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Oct. 23-29, 2011
• Children under age 6 are most at risk for lead poisoning.
• Prevent lead poisoning. Get your home tested. Get your child tested. Get the facts!
• Was your house painted before 1978? Protect your family from lead exposure.
• Remodeling the home? Renovate right with lead-safe work practices.