Friday, July 6, 2018

For NYCHA Residents and Their Children: Lead Poisoning - Everything You Need To Know

This video was published on YouTube on January 27, 2016.

Dr. Nabil Ebraheim’s educational animated video describes the condition of lead poisoning. 

Lead poisoning can occur when lead builds up within the body, usually over a long period of time. This excessive amount of lead in the body can cause serious health problems. 

Young children are vulnerable to lead poisoning. It can affect their mental and physical development. 

What is lead poisoning? It is a medical condition caused by increased levels of lead within the body that interferes with the normal processes of the body and it particularly toxic to children. 

Source: Dr. Nabil Ebraheim

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