This folder provides information about lead in both simple English and Hmong. Explains what lead is, what happens when dangerous levels of lead enter our bodies, how lead gets into a home, and who is most in danger of lead poisoning. Discusses how to test a home for lead and what to do if lead levels are too high. Eight simple illustrations clarify, highlight key points. For speakers of Hmong and low-literacy English-speakers, public health workers, health teachers, school nurses.
"Lead--Your Safe Home" is also available in Cambodian/English (order item FO-6599-SEEK), Spanish/English (item FO-6601-SEEK) and Laotian/English (item FO-6602-SEEK). Also in this series: "Radon--Your Safe Home," "Molds--Your Safe Home" and "Carbon Monoxide--Your Safe Home."
MES Distr Ctr (firstname.lastname@example.org, fax 612/625-6281). Credit cards: 800/876-8636, 612/624-4900.