Green County Public Health Observes National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
October 28, 2021
Green County Public Health is excited to recognize National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, October 24- 30, 2021. Our department will provide education designed to raise local awareness about the danger of lead exposure and poisoning, educate parents and communities on how to reduce exposure to lead in the environment, prevent its serious health effects, and learn about the importance of testing children for lead.
National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week is a partnership between the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the U.S...