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Healthcare Provider Information on Lead Poisoning


Providers reporting elevated lead levels or needing information, call 925-313-6763.


In the Journals

  • Interpreting and Managing Blood Lead Levels <10 mcg/dL in Children and Reducing Childhood Exposures to Lead
    MMWR 2007;56(No. RR-8):1-14,16 | PDF Version
  • Lead Exposure, IQ, and Behavior in Urban 5- to 7-Year-Olds: Does Lead Affect Behavior Only by Lowering IQ?
    Pediatrics 119: E650-E658
  • Deaths Associated with Hypocalcemia from Chelation Therapy
    MMWR, March 3, 2006
  • New Thinking on Neurodevelopment
    Environmental Health Perspectives, February 2006





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