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Freddie Gray Death Highlights Lead Poisoning Crisis

Jackson Free Press

GHHI Jackson Outcome Broker Catherine Lee discusses the impact of lead poisoning, the current statistics for Mississippi and how to prevent exposure Read the full story in the Jackson Free Press

Lead Poisoning and Freddie Gray

BBC World Update with Dan Damon

Dan Damon interviewed GHHI President & CEO Ruth Ann Norton on the effects of lead poisoning, and the need for prevention and awareness Listen to the full interview at BBC World Update (starts at 13:47)

Growing Up Amid Urban Neglect


Brooke Baldwin interviews GHHI President & CEO Ruth Ann Norton on the effects of lead poisoning and its prevelance in Baltimore

Freddie Gray?s life a study in the sad effects of lead paint on poor blacks

Washington Post

Reports of Gray's history with lead come at a time when the city and nation are still trying to understand the full ramifications of lead poisoning Advocates and studies say it can diminish cognitive function, increase aggression and ultimately exacerbate the cycle of poverty that is already...
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