Why is lead dangerous?
  • Lead can harm a child's brain. Lead poisoning can make it hard for a child to learn, pay attention, and behave.
  • If you are pregnant, lead can hurt your baby. Ask your doctor about a lead test.

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1. Why is lead dangerous?
2. How does lead enter a child's body?
3. When should your child have a lead test?
4. Where can lead be found?
5. How to protect your child from lead?
6. How can a healthy diet help your child from lead?