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Unformatted text preview: • Children are more susceptible to lead poisoning than adults • Blood levels have declined over the years. However, inequities have worsened • The Most susceptible children will include: o A child whose family receives Medicaid o A child of a minority culture o A child living in or visiting neighborhoods with homes built before 1950 o Any child living in apartments or high-rise buildings 21/02/2009 18:54:00 ← 21/02/2009 18:54:00 ←...
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- Spring '08
- Lead poisoning, muscle weakness, Lead Exposure General, severely high blood