3. Decreased IQ

Ingesting any amount of lead won't even slightly decrease the IQ of an adult, but children under the age of six are at great risk. Most children that are exposed to lead during their growth have difficulties in school. The bones feed lead to the body. The lead then mixes with other ingredients that help create new neural pathways, resulting in stunted brain growth. More often, children faced with poor living conditions are in one way suffer from lead exposure. As a result, this undoubtedly affects their future.

IQ symptoms of lead poisoning


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