Lead in Children

Within these pages you will find much to comfort you and much to worry you. One of the comforts might be part of a paper presented by Mary Jane Brown of the Center for Disease Control in which she reports that the statistics for the population of children with hightened lead levels has move from 9% elevated in 1988 to 1.4% in 2004.

Have we cleaned up the environment, or removed children from playgrounds contaminated with lead from years of lead in fuel?