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City Report Finds Childhood Lead Exposure Is at All-Time Low

Since 2005, there has been a nearly 90 percent decrease in the number of NYC children under 6 years old with elevated blood lead levels. The health department released on Thursday the new Childhood Blood Lead Level Surveillance Quarterly Report covering the first and second quarters of 2018 —January through June,— stating that rates of childhood […]