Lead paint has long been linked with developmental delays. A suspected carcinogen that’s toxic to the brain, nervous system and other organs, the use of lead in paint has long been outlawed. Unfortunately, though, the paint remains present in many older homes. It can also be found in aging water pipes, soil, and window frames. […] April 28, 2020 READ MOREHave you tested your kids for lead?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) projects that about 6,700 Virginia children under age six will be affected by elevated levels of lead in their blood. Have you tested your child to be sure he or she isn’t one of them? June 28, 2010 READ MORE