October 2005, Volume 55, Issue 10

Editorial

Control of Lead Poisoning in Pakistan

Tahseen Kazmi  , Amir Omair

Lead ranks as one of the most serious environmental threats to human health, especially in developing countries. Young children especially with iron deficiency anemia are more susceptible since their digestive systems absorb heavy metals rapidly and they may ingest lead-contaminated

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