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What brain damage is caused by eating lead paint?
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Dr. Anthony Mosley
Neurology
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In brief: Stunts development
Lead is toxic to brain cells, and can damage them (eg.
Limit the ability of neurons to branch and form connections to other neurons) and even kill brain cells, as well as other cells in the body (eg the cells in bone marrow that produce blood cells).

In brief: Stunts development
Lead is toxic to brain cells, and can damage them (eg.
Limit the ability of neurons to branch and form connections to other neurons) and even kill brain cells, as well as other cells in the body (eg the cells in bone marrow that produce blood cells).
Dr. Anthony Mosley
Dr. Anthony Mosley
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In brief: Serious
Children can have major issues with headaches, learning, and behavior issues.
Seizures, coma and death can occur . Adults in some work environments can get to toxicity. Wikipedia has a nice write up.

In brief: Serious
Children can have major issues with headaches, learning, and behavior issues.
Seizures, coma and death can occur . Adults in some work environments can get to toxicity. Wikipedia has a nice write up.
Dr. Creighton Wright
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