Tag: lead

Protecting Children in Allegheny County from Lead Poisoning

When two-year-old Maria had barely said a few words, Jackie began to worry. She noticed other changes in her daughter’s behavior that made her...

What Every Pittsburgh Parent Needs to Know About Lead Poisoning

When the news broke in 2014 about evaluated lead levels in Flint, Michigan’s water, I, like many parents, was outraged. Thousands of residents had...