A recent case of a woman suffering from poisonous effect of lead contamination has bought the issue of lead poisoned Mexican ceramics into limelight.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said that they recalled some products to test iif it is safe for children to play with.
The current issue of a water crisis in Flint, Michigan prompts the school officials nationwide to test water from the eatery faucets and classroom sinks for lead.
Children in deep poverty with family income below 50 percent of the federal poverty line have worse health and development markers when compared to those in families with higher income.
Children with a particular gene mutation who are exposed to small amounts of lead may be at an increased risk of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to a recent study.
Being rich in the Middle Ages may have actually caused a person more harm than good. Researchers have found that wealthy people during this time period were more exposed to the toxic heavy metal lead than the poor.
It turns out that Griffon vultures may be in trouble when it comes to their diet. Scientists have analyzed the presence of toxic elements in the blood of these vultures and have found that there's a high concentration of lead in wild populations.
How charismatic is your voice? Do you sound authoritarian or benevolent? While you may not think that the sound of a person's voice can impact the perceptions of others, you'd be wrong. It turns out that how you sound can greatly influence how others view you.
Lead in children's blood may increase their risk of certain behavioral and emotional issues, according to a recent study published in JAMA Pediatrics. Researchers from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences found the even low exposure could increase the risk of various health issues...