The risk of lead poisoning in children is very real. Lead is among the world’s most dangerous toxins and regrettably, can be found at many shooting ranges. This series of postings provides several articles concerning the hazards of lead dust associated with the use, maintenance and storage of firearms and munitions. The series stays characteristically apolitical and neutral within the current controversy surrounding guns and their use in society. Rather it is an acknowledgement that a clear and present danger of blood lead poisoning of adults and children can and does result from typical practices and procedures. The series is intended for gun enthusiasts and professionals and their families, as well as the broader public health and educational community serving those adult and school aged citizens. >>Read more
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