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GHHI National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week Events

JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Thursday, October 18:  Proclamation Recognizing Lead Poisoning Prevention Week Jackson City Hall: Mayor Tony T Yarber will issue a proclamation recognizing Lead Poisoning Prevention Week in the City of Jackson Mayor Yarber and staff from the Department of Planning &...

Maryland: Lead Poisoning Prevention Week Events

MONDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2016 MARYLAND LPPW KICK-OFF PRESS CONFERENCE: A press conference to highlight importance of lead poisoning prevention as well as preview events throughout LPPW 2016 Liberty Elementary School, 3901 Maine Ave, Baltimore, MD 21207 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25,...

No Excuse for Gouging Poisoned Children

It’s hard to imagine a new low more vile than this one: Valeant Pharmaceuticals jacking up the price of a drug used to treat lead poisoned children by 2,700 percent in a single year According to Stat, the online health and medicine news site, the intravenous drug Calcium EDTA was acquired by...

Strategic Plan to End Childhood Lead Poisoning

Download the Strategic Plan to End Childhood Lead Poisoning  The toxic legacy of lead poisoning continues to undermine the health, economic and social outcomes for so many of our communities, our families and most importantly our children Decades after ending lead in paint, gasoline, solder and...

October: GHHI National News

In October GHHI President and CEO Ruth Ann Norton served on a panel of experts from the housing and health sectors to discuss HUD’s proposed Lead Safe Housing Rule Earlier, GHHI joined HUD Secretary Julián Castro and Rhode Island Senator Jack Reed at a press conference in Providence, Rhode...
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