Who is at the highest risk for lead exposure?

Pregnant women and children 6-years-old and younger are the most susceptible to the adverse health effects of lead exposure, which include: learning and behavioral issues, stunted growth, anemia, irritability, abdominal pain, premature birth, seizures, and even death. Many adults with occupational hazards are also at risk for lead exposure.

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