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Lead

Lead poisoning is dangerous, especially for children.  It can cause problems such as:

  • kidney damage
  • hearing loss
  • learning disabilities
  • growth and behavioral problems.

To assess your family’s risk of lead poisoning and learn what you can do to prevent it, read this Get Ahead of Lead fact sheet.

Greene County Public Health Department provides lead screenings by appointment; call 518-719-3600 to schedule.