Why Lead Poisoning is Still a Crisis in 2017

A Reuters examination of lead testing results across the country found almost 3,000 areas with poisoning rates far higher than in tainted Flint, Michigan. Yet many of these lead hotspots are receiving little attention or funding. There are hundreds of thousands of people – including legislators – who wrongly believe lead poisoning is no longer…

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Don’t Pay Lip Service to Lead

When you open your Christmas gifts this year, you might be surprised to learn that your gift has lead in it. It’s amazing how lead can be found in many products we use every day. Since there’s no safe level of lead, we felt it was a good time of year to remind you of…

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Lead Found in Soft Drinks

Did you know that 56 percent of children in the U.S. drink at least one can of soda daily? Or that 60 percent of our schools sell soft drinks? Or, that soft drink annual sales amount to over $60 billion dollars? Or, the number of cans of soda males drink, in the 12- to 19-year…

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