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How to Reduce Lead Exposure

In this video segment adapted from Lead Awareness for Parents by the Coalition to Prevent Lead Poisoning, learn about potential effects of lead exposure and how to reduce impacts. A physician describes ways that children are commonly exposed to lead and how elevated blood lead levels can affect their health. Hear about methods to reduce the incidence and severity of lead poisoning, including routine blood testing, home inspections, and proper nutrition.

This media asset was adapted from Lead Awareness for Parents.

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