April 7, 2014
Health Tip: Know the Hazards of Lead
It's particularly dangerous during childhood and pregnancy
(HealthDay News) -- Lead is a natural element that is dangerous for young children and pregnant women.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says lead exposure among children can lead to:
- Problems with learning and behavior.
- Problems with hyperactivity and a low IQ.
- Delayed growth.
- Problems with hearing.