This folder provides information about lead in both simple English and Lao. 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 getting lead poisoning. Discusses how to test your home for lead and what to do if lead levels are too high. Eight simple illustrations clarify, highlight key points. For Laotians and low-literacy English-speakers, public health workers, health teachers, school nurses.
Other bilingual versions of "Lead--Your Safe Home" are available: Hmong/English (order item FO-6600-SEEK), Spanish/English (item FO-6601-SEEK) and Cambodian/English FO-6599-SEEK). Also in this series is "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.